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I caught it as the the train was being put together in Portland.
The engineer of the SP 4449 backing her up.
The engine cab floor.
The diesel and cars along side the SP 4449.
The last move of the night as she was being brought around to the front of the train.
Mine was the Chevy Transformers one.
First, it got my attention showing the valley I grew up in (Mt Baldy!) but then it got real interesting. Definitely LOL'd on that one.
After a crew change, BNSF 9154 slowly pulls a coal train into the Vancouver, WA yard. It was raining while I took this, but fortunately, there was a lone truck trailer in an adjoining parking lot that shielded me.
This image started with a shot of the Surfliner I took under a clear cloudless sky. I replaced the Surfliner with a Union Pacific train I took in Daggett during a dust storm, and added some skies I shot once in Hesperia.
The SP&S 700 (4-8-4) pulling up to the BNSF Christmas Party in Vancouver, WA today. Lots of happy children and families were present, as were a lot of happy (and very cold) railfans!
I was so choked up by the 700's impressive approach (the crew really put on a GREAT show) that words...
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