Older Power from Last Weekend

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stlgevo51

Steam Chaser
Here are three pictures from last Saturday. I've been busy lately and I forgot to post these here last week. Some cool stuff!

The first train was a nightmare. We waited for over an hour to get this shot, and right as it came into view, a cloud blocked the sun. :( I really want to get some better shots of this bridge, and hopefully I can get some more warbonnets!
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Ship IT on the...Santa Fe? by stlgevo51, on Flickr

Later on, I saw this local movement departing Lesperance Street Yard and shot it. Nice ex-SP leader.
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Interesting Consist by stlgevo51, on Flickr

After the sun had completely set, I watched a UP manifest wait for a signal on the west end of the MacArthur Bridge. The train had 2 SD70Ms, an SD90MAC, and a new SD70ACe. The Madison Turn came along and I couldn't resist an over-under shot. Due to poor framing I had to crop this shot in a less-than-appealing manner.

Over and Under by stlgevo51, on Flickr
 

Pat

Photo Critiques Welcome
That first one was worth the wait. The cloud didn't get it by much. Put that one in the December contest.
 

stlgevo51

Steam Chaser
Thanks guys! I really like warbonnets, and the Frisco bridge was a nice plus. I will try to get shots here often in the future.
 




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