This dark blue livery is the greater Paris area livery. This region is called "Ile de France", which can be translated by Island of France. A new livery is now appearing on newly-built a... (more)
Commuting by train vs. commuting by car: same thing in all big cities everywhere in the World.
A BB 15000 in as-delivered livery with a Caen-Paris service rumbles on the Asnières Bridge, with the Paris-La Défense business district towers in the background.
The Asnières Bridge over the Seine River was a source of inspiration for several 19th Century impressionist painters. The panel represents a painting called "The Asnières Bridge", by Pau... (more)
A commuter train of the Paris Saint Lazare lines crosses the Seine River between Clichy-Levallois and Asnières on a section with 10 main tracks.
This northbound multimodal train is leaving the Airolo station siding track and entering the Gotthard tunnel. The photographer stands on a road that was built right over the tunnel entrance, thus ... (more)
Viewed from above, this is the control stand of the 1950-built CC 20001, an early 25KV 50Hz 6-axle engine, able to work at much reduced power under 1.5KV DC. The "driving wheel" is the throttle wh... (more)
The first of this class into the PRASA livery! E1603 is a Class 6E1 Series 5 electric locomotive, that originally entered service in 1976, with what was then the South African Railways. Now fall... (more)
The national flag of Angola has been incorporated prominently in the new livery of CFL (Caminho de Ferro de Luanda) / Luanda Railway - sometimes called Angola Railway. CFL 104 (GE U20C) is picture... (more)
Deep in rural France, on a dreary July day, a Verney railcar of the Bas-Berry Tourist Train is passing a derelict level crossing, protected by two agents while the rusty barriers are up.
Climbing out of the Port of Barquito, this train is about to travel through the coastal city of Chañaral, and then will continue toward Diego de Almagro and Llanta.
There is often fog in the Saône valley
Approaching Lyon at speed with a sort of re-enactment of the legendary train "Le Mistral" (Paris-Lyon-Marseille-Nice).