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  1. Nighttime on the GLRy

    Nighttime on the GLRy

    A clear summer night on the Gary Louis railway
  2. passing in the night

    passing in the night

    Passing MRL train lights the front of BN SD70MAC waiting in the siding. After the head end passed the 70MAC's light illuminated the side of the passing train. The orange blobs are the strobe on the MRL units.
  3. MRL 391

    MRL 391

    MRL waits in the siding as another slow moving train approaches, providing enough light of a long exposure.
  4. CP Passenger Train at Erie

    CP Passenger Train at Erie

    A CP passenger excursion sits at Erie IL as the sun sets.
  5. CP Passenger Train Taking Off

    CP Passenger Train Taking Off

    A CP Passenger excursion takes off from the Erie Depot.
  6. Full moon rising

    Full moon rising

    Dash 9-44CW 986 leads a SD70MAC on a westbound stack train as the moon rises above the trees.
  7. small yard at night

    small yard at night

    Yard at the layout of mr. Barckhoff( scale HO) layout made by Martin Tolkemit.
  8. Night Meet!

    Night Meet!

    This night shot was taken in a beautiful garden railroad in suburban Chicago, Illinois. The owner has lighting installed in the trees, shining down to light up the garden, so visitors can walk through and see all the sites from many angles.
  9. Small town at night

    Small town at night

    Night shot of a small town in one of the suburban Chicago garden railroads.
  10. Night-time


    Here the crew of the climax just spend a few minutes chatting about the poker game they had last night, whilst the shay heads out to starts its days work in the woods. Shamus
  11. Speed Blur

    Speed Blur

    Same shot as 1028, but once again I had my brother move the train while I did the photography. Fuji Finepix S5200, f/8, ISO 400, 15 second shutter speed.
  12. SD80MAC at Night

    SD80MAC at Night

    A Kato SD80MAC at night. Fuji Finepix S5200, f/8, ISO 400/ 15 second shutter speed.

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