Westbound Winnebago: Amtrak F69PHAC Nos. 450 and 451 were the first all-new A.C. traction locomotives in North America. They were experimentals that were built at La Grange in 1989, and were outfi... (more)
San Clemente is a great place to photograph trains!
Early on a Saturday morning, Amtrak's two experimental EMD AC-traction locomotives and the builder's test car lead an Amtrak San Joaquin out of Antioch.
An Amtrak train awaits departure time at San Diego's Santa Fe Depot station.
A Pacific Surfliner shoves its way out of Tunnel 28 on its way into downtown Chatsworth, and eventually Los Angeles and San Diego.
Trains and fishing, some of the finer things in life.
In the prewar years, one could easily confuse this area along Miramar Hill for Cajon Pass. For the most part it was nothing but wilderness and actually had as many as five locomotives stationed at... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner #572 crosses the San Luis Rey River Bridge at the river's mouth (where it empties into the Pacific Ocean) in Oceanside, California. F59PHI 451 is slowing its six c... (more)
Amtrak 763 at MP 165 - Amtrak Train 763 pulls out of the station at Fullerton in route to Los Angeles on a warm fall morning in October.
A San Diego-bound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner (#566) heads along the Los Angeles River on its way out of Los Angeles on July 3, 2011. Mission Tower, which was one of Union Station's two tower... (more)
Twilight Time – Amtrak Train 591 stops at the Fullerton Train Station on its way from San Diego to Los Angeles California. PLEASE NOTE: This photo is compliant with Amtrak's curre... (more)
It Never Rains in California, the Girls Don't they Warn Ya! - Amtrak Train 591 makes a late station stop at Fullerton California on wet December night. Usually this would be a miserable eve... (more)
One of the two F69HAC's that Amtrak tested along with two P30PH's and a F40PH leads the eastbound Southwest Limited into Tempe for a station stop.
17 years later, this was still the most unusal rolling meet I ever shot. From left to right - CSX B30-7 5519 leads a ballast train east on #2 Track. The rear of the ICE demo train heads west on ... (more)
The City of New Orleans. 450 and 451 were test engines, Amtrak acquired none. The second unit in the picture, smoking it up from the soot built up while idling in Union Station, is 194, a GP40TC.