A Mineral Range train of empty covered gondolas has arrived at the copper/nickel processing plant and is about to run around their train for the shove into the loading facility.
A Mineral Range train of empty covered gondolas used to haul copper and nickel concentrate backs into Euclid Yard as a group of snowmobiles waits to cross the track at a grade crossing.
Amtrak 353 is just beginning its journey to Chicago Union Station as they pass through the curve near Woodward Avenue on the Holly Subdivision.
On a snowy day a pair of leased GEs spot ore cars on the Lake Superior & Ishpeming dock. The CEFX units represent some of GE's most modern technology while U25C No. 2501, the only U25C saved, repr... (more)
Winter has finally arrived in Mid-Michigan with the first significant snowfall that will stick for a while. The snow has created a wintry scene for CN L501 as it passes under the steam era wood pi... (more)
CN train E280 heads South at Gaines Michigan, with foreign power on the point. This is the first significant snowfall of 2015
The Great Lakes Central OSTN passes by the wonderful Howell Depot, which has watched the end of Ann Arbor steam, numerous unique diesel units, and the return of steam with the Pere Marquette 1225 ... (more)
TSBY 2681 leads the Cadillac Turn south through Shepherd returning to Owosso. At the time, I was perturbed about the non-painted leader on this trek to photograph vintage GP35s, but in retrospect... (more)
In a scene which depicts where older GE fans stand in today's modern railroading scene, LSI 3002 is reduced to a burning pile of rubbish at the Lake Superior & Ishpeming's shop in Eagle Mills, MI.... (more)
With Santa at the controls, the North Pole Express races toward Ashley. Pacing shot at 1/40th.
The final Friday night run of the North Pole Express led me to an old favorite daylight spot, the Carland Elevator. With flashes in tow, this is no longer a spot limited to light. Lit with 3 Canon... (more)
BNSF 7193 highballs westbound through New Richmond with a empty coal train from West Olive bound for the BNSF at the "Hole in the fence" in Chicago.
A rare daylight meet happens at the north end of White Cloud as the Bald Eagle job holds the main waiting for the Turn to clear as the engineer's exchange paperwork.
On a very very nice December day, a trio of BNSF engines lead a empty coal train down the Fremont sub.
D802 has just cleared the gate for Consumers Energy and slowly creeps ahead waiting for their EC1 onto the Fremont Sub.