I still don't own a drone, but I do have some friends who love to go flying in their little 4-seater... so we flew over to West Memphis to grab shots of the UP yard.
The Mississippi Central Railroad made a rare trip to Oxford to pick up 38 box cars to bring back to Holly Springs. This photo depicts the lead unit coming out of the woods, about to cross under HW... (more)
My last shot of 2018 came a few weeks ago when the clouds slightly parted enough to give light to this SB intermodal.
"The City of New Orleans" Train no. 59 had 8 extra single-level cars on it today as it traveled down to New Orleans. Behind it was this unit tank train headed down to Baton Rouge, LA.
"The City of New Orleans" Train no. 59 had 8 extra single-level cars on it today as it traveled down to New Orleans. The single-level cars will be used for the Polar Express.
It was a gorgeous day for a train chase. Here is the third of many shots I took of these 3 units riding elephant style.
It was a gorgeous day for a train chase. Here is the first of many shots I took of these 3 units riding elephant style.
Following a series of stops and slow orders, this WB empty coal crept through downtown New Albany across the old diamond on a hot, clear September day.
One of my band parents took me flying out of Batesville airport this morning, and we decided to fly over Holly Springs and see if there were any trains in the area. A BNSF train had just come thr... (more)
Two Heritage II units lead a Memphis-Bound manifest through downtown Myrtle as the last little bit of sunlight illuminates the top of the hill.
I took an Amtrak ride from Hattiesburg to Meridian one day back in January of 2014. Once there, I had to wait a little while before hopping on the SB Crescent to go back to Hattiesburg so I hung ... (more)
The elevated curve in Lumberton allows trains to soar around it between 40-50mph and stay level. It also makes for a neat photo op.
In the Fall, this spot just looks beautiful. We don't get much color in the South, but this spot sports more than most down in this area.
An East-Bound manifest takes the siding to the fast-moving Z-ATLA in Lake, MS as the sun sets and the smoke from a fireplace nearby fills the air.