FCAB 2407 reaches a summit between two salt flats
E8048 / E8051 are two examples of their Class (Class 8E Centre Cab Electric Shunting Locomotives) that remain in service as of November 2014. Originally 100 of these locomotives were placed in se... (more)
A1A A1A 68056: built Sept 29 1966, retired Feb 1 2004
These 2300 HP diesels had a similar wheel arrangement as the ES44C4: 6 axles, only 4 of them have motors.
Gičvres is loc... (more)
The Great Salt Lake causeway of the Andes: when shooting this shot, I had a Steve Schmollinger picture in mind. My inspiration came from RPN picture #201377. But the light was not as interesting a... (more)
The Great Salt Lake causeway of the Andes
After leaving Ollague near the Chile - Bolivia border, this ore concentrates train going to Calama and Mejillones on the Pacific Coast has just passed the ghost town and abandonned mine of Buenave... (more)
4 preserved engines dating from the 1970's are sheltered under the Lyon Mouche roundhouse, which is a pre-SNCF era "PLM" building. From the left to the right, they are: CC 72064 ; CC 653... (more)
MoW train with 48-year old Brissoneau & Lotz BB 63500 (built 11-66).
This train set is both a DMU and a dual voltage EMU able to work under 1.5KV DC and 25KV 50Hz AC. It is seen working a Paris to La-Ferté-Milon service. From Paris... (more)
Another preserved CC 6500: this one is in "Fret" (i.e. freight) livery.
This is a Chambéry-Lyon charter train going to the "Fęte des Lumičres" (Festival of Lights), with preserved CC 6558 "Maurienne". The passengers will be back in Chambéry very la... (more)