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.
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)
A duo of freshly rebuilt CSX SD70MAC Locomotives, leads a hotshot coaltrain east out of Walkerton, IN.
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.
As the clouds clear for the moments being I was able to snap a shot of what many railfans call,"The Pit." This is where BNSF stores all of their power for the yard, including the power f... (more)
IAIS 701 awaits quietly in the IAIS yard in Silvis, IL. Meanwhile, hundreds of engines await their final fate right next door at NRE Silvis.
Far and few. The last Metra F59PH makes its rush hour stop in Lemont, IL. Seen from above, people from near and far gather for the annual Wednesday car show.