Most of the engines and cars and on the American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners special passing through Bristol, TN today. I missed a couple of cars because I had to dodge a car on the road that just couldn't wait and had to turn around right where I was standing.
One of those nights when everything aligns nicely.
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I caught the NPBL 5011 on the 38Q last night.
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It's everybody's favorite day.
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Part of a light power move that was tied down in Bristol last night, it gave me an opportunity to combine trains and star trails. Which I've been wanting to do for a while, but trains rarely hold still long enough.
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Some of the first colors of fall greet the NS 757 as it departs the Bristol Train Station on a beautiful evening, led by the es44ac, NS 8048.
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The historic Bristol Train Station sits under a blanket of stars on a warm June night.
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Something a little different for today. What do you think?
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The second installment of tilt-shift Tuesday, featuring the Illinois Terminal heritage unit.
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I caught the 1072 today, my fourth heritage unit in the last two weeks. Only 9 more to go.
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Greg Booher is an internationally published photographer (most recently in National Geographic Guide to the Night Sky) from Bristol, Tennessee. The beautiful lakes, rivers, and mountains of East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are his home. For more about me, read my interview on RAW