This is another of those shots I'd always wanted and just got luck this day and stumbled upon it. It seems a bit like honorary street running and just had an incongruous charm about it.
Dreams Do Come TrueSometimes its better to be lucky than good. This was my first trip to Donner Pass, a place I'd dreamt of seeing ever since I was young child, and I get to shoot ... (more)
The sun is up and the Geeps are working the North Yard.
Making the most of the 10 mph speed limit over the rickety, jointed rail that is the Filmore & Western Railroad's Santa Paula Branch, UP 1381, ex-Southern Pacific No. 7624, leads two loaded covere... (more)
In the first light of early morning Union Pacific 8960 with a Auto Repositioning move rolls through Emma Wood State Park.
A UP C30-7 leads a mix of UP, SP power.
UP 3985 rounds the curve at at Saint Francis, WI as it heads to Butler in August of 2002. A couple of locals watch it go by.
One of Union Pacific's afternoon "Birds" ducks under the impressive coal chute at Nelson.
The 'Boise Turn Special' scoots along the American Falls dam bridge on its way towards Pocatello, Idaho.
Union Pacific's 'Bottom End' switcher makes a move with a long cut of cars out of North Yard's "New Extension" (Yard lead) at CP Salt Lake City. It was a fun catch on Earth Day, as the ... (more)
A Union Pacific freight works westbound along the Columbia River. The view is from the Rowena overlook on the Historic Columbia River Highway (old U.S. 30).
UP 1442 shoves on the rear of the cross town local, as they cross over what used to be the Rock River in Janesville, WI.
From the rugged hills of Tehachapi Pass and Cajon Pass to the sea spray of the coast line, this Union Pacific business car train saw it all, all within a 24 hour period. Beginning the morning in B... (more)