I've been looking forward to shooting this location for over a month now! It was everything I'd hoped.
Intercity linking Marseille to Clermont-Ferrand is running the "blue coast line".
CSX Train L186-26 heads North as they sweep around a curve in Renfroe, AL. With a colorful consist which includes CEFX AC4400CW #1043 leading a CP AC4400CW & A BNSF C44-9W
CSX Train L186-26 heads North through Chelsea, AL. With a colorful consist which includes CEFX AC4400CW #1043 leading a CP AC4400CW & A BNSF C44-9W
A Tabriz - Tehran - Mashhad long distance passenger train crosses the most scenic section of the Theran-Tabriz line (between Khorasanak and Sheykhsafi).
The Boron Local arrives at the massive Rio Tinto (former US Borax) plant in Boron with a trio of rebuilt GP60M-3s for power. This is a far cry from the hot TOFC trains these units were built for.
EMD 645 prime movers echo through the valley as Trona Railway's interchange train bound for the UP at Searles departs Trona with a heavy train.
Bound for Saint Helena with a trainload of happy wine enthusiasts, Napa Valley Railroad's ex-Southern Pacific RS-11 leads the head-end power car and a MILW FPA-4 through California Wine Country.
Ex-SP and UP SD40 variants shove on the rear of a loaded Trona train as it departs town. The famous Trona Pinnacles in the background above the head end power.
A couple visitors to the beaches of San Clemente gaze up at a late, daylight H-BARSDG1 as the train rolls along the Pacific Ocean on the ex-ATSF "Surf Line".