The 1660' long Connecticut River Drawbridge, built in 1907, is illuminated b a Shoreline East deadhead move enroute to New Haven.
Canon EOS 1D Mark III, Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM
The Shore Line. The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection maintains a boardwalk at their boat launch in Old Lyme. Intended primarily for fishing and bird watching, it also ma... (more)
Nothing like fishing and rail-fanning at the same time. A westbound HHP-8 passes the DEP pier while people fish, crab and enjoy one of the last weekends of summer. Taken with Canon Digital Rebel
Pan shot of Amtrak 934 taken from a boat on the Lieutenant River. The engineer enjoys one of the last days of summer and a great view of the saltwater marshes from the elevated track. This train i... (more)
Sixty second exposure of a CDOT Shoreline East train from New London as it heads east toward Old Saybrook just after sunset. The train is visible crossing the drawbridge over the Connecticut River... (more)
Amtrak's Connecticut River drawbridge opens for river traffic on a dark May night. Canon EOS 40D, Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 EX DC, HDR blend of two separate images
A panning shot of an Amtrak Acela locomotive on the raised approach for the Connecticut River Bridge. Taken with Canon Digital Rebel.
A 10 Minute exposure of the Old Saybrook-Old Lyme Amtrak Bridge about an hour after sunset. The last Amtrak crosses for the day and the bridge is raised allowing boat traffic to pass. Taken with C... (more)
Amtrak Express Train 2154 crossing the Lieutenant River, headed for Boston
Eastbound Amtrak Acela crosses the icy Lieutenant River in Old Lyme at sunset. Taken with Canon Digital Rebel.
Amtrak Regional 174 crosses the icy Connecticut River just prior to its next stop in New London.
Southbound Acela express in the cut at Rocky Neck State Park around mid afternoon.