The CSXT 8400 did the honors of knocking the semaphore down for me as they followed Amtrak south. A 71 second telephoto exposure.
Two of the prettiest noses... A quick night shot from the photo shoot that wasn't, storms rolled through and cancelled the evening.
The 261 simmers in Chicago overnight. The filming of a movie brought her into town at the time. 1.6 seconds exposure.
The passenger photo train takes a pose at Monticello.
The fresh looking SD24 sits, staged, ready to pull the RPO / coach train later in the day.
Leading the 34 car interchange out of Punta Gorda. Very slow trip to Arcadia w/ poor track & having to flag most road crossings because of all the damage from hurricane Charley.
The usual power in Waukegan, pairs of GP15's are used on locals based here.
Looking as if she needs some repair, the original EMD GP20 demonstrator unit sits shut down in LaSalle.
During Diesel Weekend 2015, this line up was displayed in yard 5. Here three F-units and one E-unit shine under the moon and stars, and the last of the blue hour too. Currently the MILW 37A is i... (more)
A "Z" train glides by the facility as the city shows its support of the Bears. Orange / blue decorates the Hancock tower & the CNA bldg displays its famous window images.
The star trails lengthen over the 592 as she waits for morning before rolling back to Fort Myers. 12.5 minute exposure.
C&NW 1689, C&NW 6847, C&NW 8646, and C&NW 8701. After a short stint of mainline use by Union Pacific, the twins have returned to IRM for storage.
Four upper quadrant semaphores in the same pic, TODAY on a class 1!!!!!
165 & two other units bring a train into Chicago's Union Station.