Getting an over/under shot anywhere is a tough task in itself but in the coalfields, its almost impossible. At Speers Ferry, VA, the NS Appalachia District (bottom) and the CSXT Kingsport Subdivis... (more)
For the 9000th contribution at Railpictures, I choosed this nightly scene form the beginning of this year. On the first day of the new year, the photographer has been waiting for several hours at ... (more)
Bernina piloting locomotive "Asnin" Ge 2/2 #161 from 1911 and railcar ABe 4/4 #34 from 1908 with a contemporary mixed train are on their way from Pontresina to Poschiavo, just as it migh... (more)
A very rare sight! Bernina piloting locomotive Ge 2/2 #161 "Asnin" ("little donkey") from 1911 and railcar ABe 4/4 #34 from 1908 with a contemporary mixed train are seen in the... (more)
As the morning sun peeks over the rim of Lombard Canyon, eastbound Montana Rail Link No. 4300 rolls a manifest along the Missouri River and the Lewis and Clark Trail.
The final train of the season to Two Harbors returns to Duluth behind Hustle Muscle as sun fights with clouds. The passengers on the sold-out North Shore Scenic Railroad train enjoyed a nice sampl... (more)
How is it I am so privileged to see this magnificent machine?
The Norfolk & Western J class 4-8-4 No. 611 some will say is the finest passenger steam locomotive of all time. You are looking at ... (more)
After Switching from BNSF rails to the UP Palmdale Cutoff at Silverwood, Union Pacific no.4014 slides westbound down grade to Colton in Southern California.The restored Locomotive looking good as ... (more)
"King of the Road"
THE shot I wasn't always confident we'd be able to pull off coming into the weekend at Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad for Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society b... (more)
As part of the "Norfolk & Western Reunion of Steam" event, a photo charter was planned using Strasburg Rail Road owned Norfolk & Western 475 and visiting locomotive Norfolk & Western 611. The 611 ... (more)
"Sunrise with the J": N&W #611 breaks the early morning silence outside of the Verdant View Farm as the sun just barely breaks over the hills to the East.
The skies continue to darken along the Wyoming countryside as UP 4014 rolls west through Bosler, WY on September 27th, 2019.
Steam in the Valley returns to Cuyahoga Valley National Park! 765 Thunders through the quiet town of Peninsula while the river flows peacefully in the foreground.
Ore vs. Oil at Ramshaw. With 145 cars of taconite pellets going by at 20 mph there are about 70 chances to try and get the southbound train waiting on the CN Rainy Sub framed in between two ore ca... (more)