The old watertank still stands proudly at Harriman, WY on UP's Sherman Hill mainline. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 @ 70mm, 1/750 sec @ f/8 (ISO 200).
A UP "Flag" passes a small pond at Hillsdale, WY. The thunderstorm in the background was putting out 1" hail, so I didn't stick around long :). Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 28mm f/2.8, 1/750 sec @ 8 (... (more)
UP 6834 East creeps around the curve near the west end of Cresent. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 @ 200mm, 1/750 sec @ 11 (ISO 400).
A coal empty sits in the hole at Keensburg as the Kansas City to Denver Z train streaks by on the mainline. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 50mm f/1.4, 10 seconds @ f/9.5
The sun sets over the east control point at Roggen, CO. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 50mm f/1.4, 11 seconds @ f/8
The Chicago to Denver Z train charges past the locaton of the old Tampa siding/wye. Canon EOS D60, Meyer-Optik 300mm f/4
Another shot from our May 10th snowstorm. Hard to believe that two months later temps would be above 100 degrees F. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L @ 200mm, 1/750 sec @ f/11
Yes, it's May 10th, 2003. The grass is green, the trees have leaves. And it's about 30 degrees with 8 inches of new snow on the ground! Oh well, life at 5,000 ft. elevation. Canon EOS D60, Canon E... (more)
Amtrak 6 is just streaks of colored lights as it charges by Crest, CO. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 28mm f/2.8, ISO 200, 181 seconds at f/4.5. Lighting provided by Amtrak and the Full Moon, Inc.
On a dark and dreary autumn day the Longmont Local waits in a siding as the Cheyenne Local switches on the mainline. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L at 130mm, ISO 400, 1/750s at f/5.6
UP 7015 rumbles by the old Purina elevator in Kimball, NE. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 28mm f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/1000s at f/9.5
With the Pine Bluffs rising in the background, UP 7532 roars around a curve west of Bushnell, NE. Canon EOS D60, Meyer-Optik 300mm f/4, ISO 400, 1/1000s at f/8
UP 4850 crosses Lodgepole Creek just west of Kimball, NE. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 28mm f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/1500s at f/8
Great Western 914 sits dead in the yard at the Omnitrax facility in Loveland, CO. Canon EOS D60, Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L, ISO 200, 1/1000s at f/6.7
It's Christmas Day, the railroads are dead, but BNSF 2304 idles quietly in front of the Longmont depot. Canon EOS D60, ISO 800, 1/500s, Meade ETX-90 telescope for an effective focal length of 2400... (more)