Arriving at Rochester 8 hours later than it's scheduled time at Ten AM gives the opportunity to shoot Amtrak's Lakeshore Limited crossing over High Falls on the mighty Genesee River in perfect eve... (more)
Less than a year before shutting down their Pacific extension, Milwaukee Road crews in the West made a valiant effort to keep things moving. Here a pair of SD10s support a trio of SD40-2s on their... (more)
CN 5004 leads a mixed manifest through the Thompson River Canyon.
Former EL C-366 bay window caboose preserved at Christiana, PA, along side Amtrak's Keystone Corridor and both the Christiana station and depot. This caboose was built in October of 1969.
Autumn Steam Gala on the Severn Valley Railway. British Railways "Pacific" steam locomotive Standard Class 7 #70000 "Britannia" is charging with a passenger train in the last l... (more)
Union Pacific’s Denver to Salt Lake City freight MDVRO works upgrade through golden autumn color at Tolland, Colorado, on September 29, 1998. All three former Rio Grande GP60s are in the lead, alt... (more)
A westbound Santa Fe intermodal train slips past a partially frozen trackside pond west of Leeds, Illinois, on February 25, 1995. A not-perfect A-B-A locomotive set powers the hotshot, with GE B40... (more)
Two BN SD60Ms and an old ex-Oakway SD60 lead a coal train over the Missouri River Bridge at Bismarck, ND, the morning in September 2004. This bridge links Mandan (crew change and service point) wi... (more)
The train is transporting the brige of Xuancheng-Hangzhou railway.
BNSF 9278 (SD70ACe), 9704 (SD70MAC) & 9256 (SD70ACe) with a southbound loaden coal train meet BNSF 9649 (SD70MAC) with a nortbound empty south of Bill (WY).
Steam locomotives (class 2-10-0) L-3438 and L-3485 with passenger tourist train on 149 kilometer of "Circum-Baikal Railway". "Russian railways" ("RZD") resumed runnin... (more)
The California Zephyr makes the turn at Big Ten Curve. With the angle of the low sun the lead unit almost looks like it's about to time travel ala Back to the Future.
A westbound CSX merchandise freight running on the former B&O line near Teegarden, IN at sunrise. I photographed this train while waiting on the CSX 901-22 UP OCS deadhead special.
BNSF 3898 leads an eastbound stack train into Sullivan's with a CN unit 3rd back.
Standing against the light of a full moon semaphores 7061 and 7062 await the daily arrival of Amtrak trains 3 and 4, the Southwest Chief. Although the future looms uncertain for the Raton and Glor... (more)