Between the decrease in online customers and security/safety concerns, it's becoming increasingly difficult to shoot classic industrial railroading in action. The YJY68R crew out of UP's J-Yard in... (more)
A UP GP38-2 squeezes through an alleyway in Vernon on one of the surviving industry spurs.
The AM J-Yard switcher shoves back against its train for the return trip to the J-Yard.
An inbound weekend Metrolink shoves towards LAUPT as the train crosses the Los Angeles River.
The Thanksgiving Eve edition of the LOF65 Leesdale Local holds back at CP Madera in Simi Valley for Metrolink 119 and Amtrak 790. Powering the 69 car train bound for Oxnard, CA is five EMDs, inclu... (more)
Inbound and outbound BNSF intermodals meet at Commerce.
LOF66 prepares to depart Guadalupe after the northbound Starlight.
A pair of ex-SP geeps off of the day's LOL30 Guadalupe Local bask in the evening sun.
The HSQSQ 21 SLO Helper crew assists the AMPNGR 20 down Cuesta Pass on the Coast Subdivision at last light. The train is seen crossing Stenner Creek Trestle, a couple miles north of SLO. Heading u... (more)
The southbound Guad Turn rumbles out of Guadalupe with three SD60Ms and 26 cars.
BNSF S-LPCOIG3-28A (aka UP 3JLPOAJ 28), a Joliet, IL to Oakland, CA intermodal, winds through the Tehachapi Mountains at the aptly-named CLIFF siding. The intermodal it is meeting here, the Q-RICW... (more)
The southbound Mojave Flyer heads through the desert on a surprisingly chilly day.
A pair of GEs get up to track speed after receiving a fresh crew at Barstow with a Long Beach-bound intermodal.
The Z-WSPSBD7 heads past the historic Santa Fe depot in Barstow as an V-BLUSBD3 auto train waits for a slot into the yard.