Trees, tower, train, tug & sub 6

My favorite time of year for shooting photos is winter time – cold, crisp air with the pure white snow on the ground, matched with some of it clinging to the bare tree branches, and of course a train rolling through it, giving the scene that New England post card look.  Well, today didn’t have […]

9/11 NR2 1

Today is a solemn day – the 8th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on New York, Washington DC & Shanksville, PA where so many lost their lives.  I decided to observe the passing of the moment by going out and exercising my freedom to take photos of what I want, where I want, and […]

Along the Thames – The Hartford and NR-2 2

Finally, some summer-like weather is upon us, including bright blue sunny skies.  This morning I was able to take advantage of the beautiful weather conditions on two different occasions – one on my way into work, and the other a bit later on.  And The Hartford I’m talking about isn’t the capitol of Connecticut, or […]

Back on 2/24 – NR2, Amtrak and a big old barge 1

Now that things are settling down after our recent loss, I’ve got a few things to catch up on here.  Here’s the first one – from back on February 24th.  Caught a couple trains, along with a northbound barge headed for Dow Chemical up in Gales Ferry.

The last days of 2008

OK, now that we’re squarely into 2009, I’ve got a couple sets of pictures from the last two days of 2008 to post.  Both days I caught 3 trains – Providence & Worcester train NR-2 and a pair of Amtrak Acelas – trains 2155 and 2190, all in the Groton/New London area.  Oh, yeah, on […]