Thursday, September 27, 2012

Wait for it...

This is a case of premature shutter release.
Photo location: Highlands, IL
photo by psa188

Friday, September 14, 2012

Sparks (metaphorically) fly

check out this little "nugget."

Photo location: Sparks, NV

photo by psa188

Saturday, September 08, 2012

cutting off your nose to spite your face part duex

You'd think I wouldn 't do it twice in one day.
Photo location: Alviso
Photo by psa188

Sunday, July 22, 2012

A Golden Opportunity...

...for the autofocus to fail.

Photo location: LA Metro Gold Line Chinatown station.

photo by psa188

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Keeping Track

It's easy to lose track of things

Photo location: Oakland, CA

Photo by psa188

Friday, July 06, 2012

Bill - you are looking the wrong way!

It usually helps to point the camera towards the train.

Photo location: Los Angeles, CA
Photo by Ben Wang

Friday, April 27, 2012

Happy Birthday Amtrak!

Amtrak's 40th anniversary train visits the Bay Area.

Photo location: Oakland, CA

Photo by psa188

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Get Back?

 The back of a shovelnose locomotive isn't pretty.

Photo location: Bennett, British Columbia, Great White North.

Photo by psa188

Saturday, April 07, 2012

UP does it with "Es"

This is the only train I've seen that works properly "off the rails."

Photo location: Roseville, CA

photo by psa188

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Use Tango Victor

Or, as we called it in the old days, "shutter priority."

photo location: Elizabeth, NJ

Photo by psa188.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Trains in the Rain

Try to keep the lens dry.

Photo location: Kashwitna, Alaska

Photo by psa188

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Saturday, January 07, 2012

Hazing Ritual?

From this distance, it's difficult to tell.

Photo location: Fullerton Station, SoCal.

Photo by Darryl Bustamante