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  1. West Daggett Glint

    West Daggett Glint

    Norfolk Southern ES44DC 7680 is half of the mid-train power on a westbound BNSF double stack.
  2. Sun setting behind Sleeping Beauty Mountain

    Sun setting behind Sleeping Beauty Mountain

    I played around with a sunset shot I took just east of Ludlow, CA at the National Trails Highway (Historic Route 66) crossing. I used Topaz Glow 2 to enhance the photo.
  3. Sunset Route Westman

    Sunset Route Westman

    A westbound train departs Lordsburg, NM in 1988.
  4. Across the diamond

    Across the diamond

  5. Eastern Roads

    Eastern Roads

  6. CN 119 5-12-15

    CN 119 5-12-15

  7. CN 2640

    CN 2640

    In the golden colors of sunset CN 2640 heads south to places unknown.
  8. DPUs passing by

    DPUs passing by

    BNSF 7693 brings up the rear of as westbound train passing through Cadiz along the BNSF Needle subdivision.
  9. Birch Street in the Sunset - 4-25-2014

    Birch Street in the Sunset - 4-25-2014

    Sunset wasn\'t quite as colorful as I had expected. Still a pretty good one, though.
  10. Birch Street Crossing in the Sunset

    Birch Street Crossing in the Sunset

    A beautiful sunset engulfs Birch Street in DeMotte, IN on September 20, 2013.
  11. Through the Golden Light

    Through the Golden Light

    An Amtrak Hiawatha Service train heads south past a farm with a beautiful sunset in the background.
  12. Sunset Shadows

    Sunset Shadows

    Sunset casts long shadows as CSX 439 and mate take empty hoppers up Coal River at Tornado, WV. Photo taken with mini digital cam mounted on an RC airplane.
  13. Sunset Yard

    Sunset Yard

    Balsa Nova, PR, Brazil
  14. Nahalle

    UP Sunset Route in California...

    Passing freights in San Timoteo Canyon near Redlands, California. Love the SD70ACe in the lead!
  15. Sunset


  16. Sunset


    Balsa Nova, PR
  17. BNSF 5258 at Sunset

    BNSF 5258 at Sunset

    Westbound BNSF grain train creeps down the main line in Pasco, Washington at Sunset
  18. Roadrailer at dusk

    Roadrailer at dusk

    Westbound NS 267 east of Buroows, IN.
  19. Conrail Reflection

    Conrail Reflection

    An eastbound NS 146 east of Burrows, IN.
  20. Reflections


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