BNSF Railway 7700 series ES44DC's were once a staple in the Los Angeles-Barstow hauler trains, now displaced by brand new ET44C4's. Here we see ES44DC 7739 along with 3 other 7700s pulling the Kai... (more)
A trio of Trona Railway SD40-2 variants pull hard on a 70 car empty coal train headed to the UP interchange at Searles. The water tower on the left is a relic of the steam era, used during a time ... (more)
A Chicago Metra F40PHM-2 or "Winnebago" number 219 is flying down the aptly named Race Track during a busy Chicago rush hour. This train is a limited stop express train originating in do... (more)
ATSF FP45 number 92 poses for a photo during Diesel Days at the Illinois Railway Museum.
A rare occurrence in 2020, Amtrak Dash 8 510 leads the Southbound Coast Starlight into LA. The train is drifting along the California coast North of Santa Barbara over the famous and often photogr... (more)
Word that AMTK 510 was still on the point of the Coast Starlight prompted a friend and I to make the drive from Los Angeles up to San Louis Obispo's Cuesta Pass to shoot the SP Searchlights at Cho... (more)
Setting sun lights up an Amtrak Cascades train headed north to Seattle from Portland Union Station.
Recently restored Santa Fe FP45 rests overnight in SCRM's Carbarn Seven. This locomotive was backdated to it's as delivered appearance by museum volunteers. The hard work of the restoration team r... (more)
Trona Railway SD40T-2 leads a short train downgrade at the Trona Pinacles with 3 of its fellow EMD counterparts. An early departure from Searles station enabled some great evening shots of the ret... (more)
In the early hours of the morning, Amtrak F59PHI's 453 and 460 are joined by P42DC 162 laying over at San Diego's Santa Fe Depot in advance of the morning rush hour.