May 15th 2009
A heavy storm came though Carothers about an hour before the fog started to roll in off of the Potomac River. I remember how quiet the night was, I could hear the approaching frei... (more)
This was my first attempt of shooting a train exiting a tunnel at night, the idea worked and this image was part of the CRPA contest winner, it also ending up being one of my favorite images.
This was taken back in 2007 around Carothers tunnel just outside of Paw Paw WV. It had been raining earlier and just as the rain stopped the fog started to roll in.
2009 Center for Railroad Photography and Art Gold winner. Note from the judges:
The photographer captures the essence of a heavy freight train shattering the quietude of the wee hours in a sm... (more)
A CSX crew member takes a torch to the mounting bolts of the South Romney Semaphore. Within minutes the mast and blade were laying on the ground. I was honored to see her finial days and to witnes... (more)
A late summer storm rolls across Indiana displaying one of the most spectacular light shows I've ever seen. There was a few times that I thought to myself "Am I totally out of my mind for shooting... (more)
Eastbound mixed freight leaving Afton Canyon.
2007 Center for Railroad Photography and Art Gold winner
A West bound coal drag breaks the silence as it heads over the Mountain sub on a frosty October morning
2009 Center for Railroad Photography and Art Gold winner
#40 leaves the engine house on a bright, cold winter morning.
An eastbound coal drag approaches the CPLs located in Amblersburg WV on a cold snowy night.
A B&O whistle post blocks the moon as the headlights from an approaching train illuminates Kingwood tunnel.