Freight Trains Count Down 9 Days. In the remaining 9 days of freight trains, I visited Hung Hom Yard to take some roster shot of those beautiful EMDs. Unfortunately the switching of freight... (more)
Freight Trains Count Down 21 Days. Right before the blue sky was covered by clouds, Freight VF05 roaming through a long straight road with beautiful scenes rather than tall buildings.
Freight Trains Count Down 23 Days. Freight VF05 with Sha Tin Racecourse and new & old tall buildings as background. Second later an EMU in opposite direction will blocked the freight train.... (more)
Unbelieveable! Just the 2ND time to take photos of MTR 56 LHF on the mainline (probably the last also). Well nearby the tracks, you still find the sight of Sha Tin in the 1980S, while in distance,... (more)
On a cool and wet morning, MTR 61 throttles up with a dead-in-consist MTR 56 and a mail coach, slowly passes under the foodbridge toward MTR Fanling station. [Canon EOS 7D, manual focus]
A double low hood unit, also color fade, lash up.
Not a really unique shot but this is my First successed shot of I.B. Trevor running long hood forward on the main line, a shot that I hoping to have for 5 years.
When EMD meets Chinese DF11, I give up DF11 with no doubts ! Photo was taken just only 1 second before I got blocked by the highball DF11...
Same lash-up for the VF05 as last time I visited this location. A year after the last visit, MTR 62 no longer a surprise on the mainline. Glad that the clouds do not block the sunlight when VF05 a... (more)
I found that there was no battery in my Canon EOS camera when I have already reached the location of today's railfanning... Back to a year ago - Canon S2 IS in charge...
A very nice pass-by of MTR Freight VF05 with double header : MTR 59 Gerry Forsgate and MTR 57 Bobby Howes !
Morning Mail VF05 again with 2 EMD Low Hood Units ! The locomotives were just in lit few seconds before I shot .
Wow ! Double EMD G26CU low hood units with recently repainted MTR 62 in lead for the northbound mail train ! Please see the video on YouTube by user KCR58 .
Same Train , Same Place and Same Time , But Different Railroad and Shot with different camera . This photo bring me back my Kowloon-Canton Railway memories !
Thanks Dave for edition . MTR 62 is a switcher but today it moved to main line service and headed the VF05 . It should be a test run of MTR 62 after refurbished . Nicely painted EMD !!