An endangered F59PHI, SCAX 884, leads Metrolink 221 out of Burbank Downtown for its trip up Soledad Canyon to its final destination of the desert community of Lancaster.
With its station work at Burbank Downtown complete, Metrolink 121 gets back underway and prepares to cross over to the "coast line" at Burbank Junction under the guidance of an F125.
Spending The Day With No. 25 As I Turn 25. While it's extremely rare my parents manage to pull any surprise relating a train-related event off...my Mom managed to do this year. Traveling up... (more)
With the spectacular selection of props used during this year's Rail Giants Train Museum Night Photography Session, a roster shot of the 1926-built UP 9000 was one of the lesser sought-after photo... (more)
No Rain in California? Fine, We'll Make Our Own. Reenactor San Calderwood, of both Rail Giants and Santa Fe 3751 steam crew fame, gives photographers at the 2018 Rail Giants Train Museum N... (more)
"Holy...this is turning into quite the production." Shortly after those very words were stated by professional railroad photographer and night photography lighting expert Steve Crise, shut... (more)
Bringing UP 9000 back to life (in a sense) on a warm, August evening, reenactor Robert Smith steps into the time machine that is the massive 4-12-2's cab and strikes a pose. Giving the illusion th... (more)
The private cars Silver Splendor and Pacific Sands sit on the rear of Amtrak's outbound Sunset Limited this evening as they prepare to embark on a spring cross-country trip.
Blasting out of Tunnel 1 on the Nevada Northern's Keystone Branch, NNRY No. 93 puts on a show as it leads a recreation of a wrecking train back toward Ely to the delight of photographers trackside... (more)
On the 12th day of April, AMTK 12 leads Amtrak's Coast Starlight north over the famed Gaviota trestle and closer to its next station stop of San Luis Obispo.
With the 4PM train in tow, McCloud River Railroad No. 25 skirts the water on its departure from Garibaldi.
GN 274 poses in the afternoon light at Garibaldi with the Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad's evening dinner train.
Take A Spin On Your Anniversary. In preparation for its trip to Chicago later today as the trailing unit on the eastbound Southwest Chief, AMTK 822, wearing one of the commemorative paint s... (more)
An endangered F59PH leads Metrolink 667 toward San Clemente as it skirts the Pacific Ocean in the afternoon light.
When you think of Metrolink...you probably don't picture its trains skirting the Pacific Ocean. Trains find themselves hugging this section of the coast line daily, however, as the commuter railro... (more)