BNSF 8575 (SD70ACe) & 9921 (SD70MAC) with a coal empty wait truly for free way in West Elkhorn, as BNSF 4780 (GE C44-9W) shoves a southbound manifest in direction to Wendover.
Not only is this type of lighting rare, but it only lasts a few minutes when it shows up. It's hard to catch a train, at exactly the time you want it, on a single track main, so I can consider my... (more)
A blazing red sky explodes over Missouri as an empty westbound coal train roars across the countryside with an SD70ACe on the point and an SD70MAC trailing.
Just before dawn, the horns of an SD70ACe echo across the countryside as an empty coal train rolls westbound through the siding in Seymour.
As I arrived at the south end of the siding near Seymour, a green signal gave me hope for finally getting a great sunrise photo from this location. Moments later an empty BNSF coal train headed we... (more)
BNSF 8575 & 5942 power an eastbound coal train.