One of SP's "hood" type of KM desel hydraulics
Ready to depart Newhall Yard, 6235 is still wearing Black Widow paint. The second two units are commute GP9's, the second unit being #5623, lateer preserved at Niles Canyon. With the exception of ... (more)
Running over 5 hours late, Amtrak #11 has Cascade unit 469 on the point.
Running about 3 hours late, the Coast Starlight crosses the Alviso salt flats on a windy December afternoon. (AF-S 300mm f4 + 1.4x TC / 420mm)
Cutting across the S-curve through the Alviso salt flats, a grimy 5721 leads 2 polished ES44ACs with a southbound manifest. (AF-S 300mm f4 + 1.4x TC / 420mm)
Running 8 minutes late 15 minutes after sunrise, ACE #3 has crossed the Alviso salt flats and is approaching San Jose. The warm glow of the morning sun works well with the ACE colors. (AF-S 300m... (more)
GP9 3491 ready to head East from San Jose still carrying train numbers, an SP practice that ended a year later.
The JPBX 908 & 910 take a midday rest between runs in San Jose.
Interior shot of the upper level of a Caltrain gallery car.