Quite possibly falling into the top ten sunsets that I have ever seen, a string of midwestern supercells loom over the old Naperville, CB&Q depot. Being out later on a Wednesday afternoon, althoug... (more)
Remarks: After hiking through a small field on an unusually warm November afternoon...A couple of friends and I stand on the outskirts of GI: A locomotive storage facility just a few miles from th... (more)
Southern 630 rolls through the seasonal tree tunnel with the Missionary Ridge Local in tow.
"The last run"
ILSX 921 makes its final Sunday run before operations terminate next week. This being my first time shooting this railway it really was a great experience and I'm sad to ... (more)
A sea of power awaits to be serviced in Galesburg, IL.
IAIS 701 sits dormant at the IAIS Silvis yard. Meanwhile, hundreds of locomotives await their final orders just next door at NRE Silvis.
CP 6644 sits on the tail end of a power move, while CP 281 passes by with a BNSF C44-9W in the lead.
Once in a blue devil! An Illinois Central Blue Devil takes charge of A490 as it heads south past JB tower with a friendly crew.
At 69 years old, SP 1518 still earns its keep at the Illinois Railway Museum, being used occasionally on their mainline trains. On August 16th, 1518 was put to work on the coach train, following a... (more)
Union Pacific's Proviso Intermodal and Classification Facility can be quite a sight. Looking west, you can see the assortments of EMD power; all the way to the shops. 1989, an SD90/43mac, and an S... (more)
Original built in 1953 as CP 1507, Progressive Rail 1507 s still going strong switching the numerous industries in Elk Grove. The 67 year old locomotive is seen here silently sitting on a siding.
A duo of freshly rebuilt CSX SD70MAC Locomotives, leads a hotshot coaltrain east out of Walkerton, IN.
BN 5383 leads the Nebraska Zephyr onto the IRM mainline during diesel days 2019.
Metra 211 pulls into Naperville to drop off the rush hour commuters