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  1. A Walk in the Park

    A Walk in the Park

    One of those moments where I knew I had a train coming in each direction and I had to choose which one to shoot. I also knew there was a SD75I leading stack train so I decided to shoot that. Next thing I knew a rolling meet took place right in the frame. Got to love it when you luck out...
  2. Northbound

    Northbound

    UP 8602 leads a northbound stack train past the Amtrak Station in Vancouver.
  3. UP racing east by I-84..

    UP racing east by I-84..

    UP #7870 is leading this hotshot train headed to points east of The Dalles, Ore. This train has 3 locomotives up front in addition to a locomotive on the rear helping this train make track speed past my location at MP69, near Mosier, Ore.
  4. UP #8641 as lone DPU.

    UP #8641 as lone DPU.

    UP #8641 was just cruising by when I thought of trying for a reflection shot.. What do you guys/gals think of this one?? Let me know any comments/suggestions.
  5. Wings

    Wings

    Northbound UP stack train passing Vancouver Amtrak Station
  6. 103s shadow

    103s shadow

    Two ES44ACs lead 103 into downtown.
  7. Quiet Night

    Quiet Night

    On the eve of Hurricane Ike landfall with it being a couple of hours away from landfall in south Texas, everything is quiet in the Texas Panhandle. The passing stack train drops this signal from a clear to a restricting as it storms its own way through, completely oblivious to the storm. The...
  8. Got a light?

    Got a light?

    Leading westbound TV-9 past MP 139 in Hinsdale, MA., B36-7 5009 "clears her throat" as the hogger wipes the throttle starting down the Hinsdale flats tangent.
  9. Field of View

    Field of View

    CP 8627 charges through a crossing east of Gull Lake, Saskatchewan with EMP Intermodals.
  10. Cross Country

    Cross Country

    I was out at the farm again, and another train came by again. It's probably the 102, but it could be the 104 or 106.
  11. Colorful eastbound stack train..

    Colorful eastbound stack train..

    A Union Pacific eastbound APL stack train is underway from the The Dalles, Oregon on a clear evening.. The BNSF side was somewhat dead, but the UP was cooking with trains in both directions...
  12. UP 8577 south at Gilcrest

    UP 8577 south at Gilcrest

    Running ahead of an approaching storm, UP 8577 acts as the solo power on a southbound stack train departing Gilcrest, CO on the UP Greeley Sub. This train was captured a little farther down the line by another list member, DRGW#1. Here's a link to the shot...
  13. UP 8577 south

    UP 8577 south

    Running ahead of an approaching rain storm, UP 8577 as a solo unit guides a short stack train south out of Gilcrest, CO on the UP Greeley sub. This train was captured a little farther down the line by another list member, DRGW#1. Here's a link to the shot...
  14. Americanized

    Americanized

    CN 2297 lacks the charm of Teardrop windows. I'm still proud of catching this unit, though. And it's trailer, CN 2205, a DPU Dash-9.
  15. Beartables

    Beartables

    The most common thing I've seen on the CN. A lot of new well cars have been moving through here over the past few days.
  16. Nighttime Meet at Scenic..

    Nighttime Meet at Scenic..

    A westbound stack train is meeting the eastbound ?Z-9 at Scenic as the fred of the tail end is passing the headend of the Z.. Thought this would be the artsy fartsy shot of the trip.. Comments or criticism??
  17. UP #3940 East at Biggs, Ore.

    UP #3940 East at Biggs, Ore.

    UP #3940 leading a double stack train at the east end of double track on the Portland Subdivision.
  18. UP #4926 West.

    UP #4926 West.

    UP #4926 leads another EMD and a UP GE west on a double stack train a few miles west of Biggs, Ore.
  19. Southbound K-Line Stacks at Steilacoom, Washington.

    Southbound K-Line Stacks at Steilacoom, Washington.

    A southbound UP K-Line double stacks with 2 GE units on the front leading south through Steilacoom, Washington on an early November evening.. I remember reflecting on this shot a few months back, but failed to post it till tonight.
  20. BNSF #795 East at Trinidad, Washington

    BNSF #795 East at Trinidad, Washington

    This is of BNSF #795 east leading a e/b stack train from Tacoma/Seattle area toward points east. He made good time up from Albus siding where he met a w/b Vehicle train (V-LPCPTL) and a w/b stack at Trinidad siding (S-CHCSEA). This spot is about 1/3 to 1/2 mile RR east of the east switch of...




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