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  1. east_bay_alex

    UNION PACIFIC Bay Area (CA) Freights in 2017 & 2018

    Please comment, leave feedback, improvements, etc. I appreciate your input!
  2. Roseville to Warm Springs Manifest (MRVWS)

    Roseville to Warm Springs Manifest (MRVWS)

    Looking more like the photo was taken in Oregon or Washington states, the daily MRVWS on the UP Martinez Sub accelerates in Run-8 through Rodeo (pronounced ROW-DAY-OH), California on a gloomy overcast day. This photo was taken from an overpass which conveniently had a hole in the chainlink fence.
  3. Westbound Illuminating the Benicia Bridge

    Westbound Illuminating the Benicia Bridge

    Highlighted by a westbound UP Z-Train making it's way to Oakland. This train must've been close to 2 miles long as it took nearly 5 minutes to pass! This is the daily ZNPOA. Camera Settings: 70mm (crop sensor) f/4.5 ISO 100 30 sec exposure Remote shutter release
  4. east_bay_alex

    Meals for Train Crews

    How do train crews get time to eat when on duty? Are they allowed to go to the nearest fast food joint by the tracks if time allows? I recently heard a UP freight in a siding waiting for MoW to clear up and they asked if they had time to get food. Thanks for your input! Alex Wilson Castro...
  5. east_bay_alex

    Rodeo, CA - Bayside Amtrak and UP Action

    DIwdh2fdmaU Here is the result of some afternoon railfanning along San Pablo Bay in Rodeo, CA. This is Lone Tree Point, an East Bay Regional Park. It's a safe and interesting place to view trains. As always, feedback and comments are welcome. Enjoy!
  6. east_bay_alex

    Quickie at Bahia with a UP Autorack

    f17le6He7eU Thanks for watching! As always please feel free to leave feedback on areas for improvement or where I am doing well.;)
  7. east_bay_alex

    Amtrak, BNSF, UP, Meets, GEVO Idle Sounds and more!

    aQjSYE83bBU&t This is my longest and hopefully best video so far! I've taken the time to really narrow in my editing skills and keep things interesting thanks to feedback from all of you! Please don't hesitate to leave feedback positive or negative. I'm taking all comments into consideration...
  8. east_bay_alex

    Rainy Day at Pinole

    A rainy day at Pinole made for some great shots of train on the Cal-P. Included are many Amtrak California trains, a new Siemens SC-44 Charger, EB Coal Empties, and WB Double-stacks. ySKw-rqCu7w&t Enjoy! Please leave feedback for improvements or stuff I'm doing well. I apologize for the...
  9. brad_in_omaha

    UP 844 in Omaha, NE

    The UP 844 rolled in to Omaha yesterday afternoon, sporting a new black nose. For years its been silver. The red mars light was also removed during the rebuild. Wish I would have had more time to get out and chase it across the plains. 1. 20170612SC8A3743 by Brad Williams, on Flickr...
  10. east_bay_alex

    Tehachapi Trip 2017

    Here is a video taken from a recent trip to the Tehachapi Mountains: 5_pGSywSHyU Enjoy, and subscribe for more!
  11. Yard Limit

    Amtrak Cascades 506 Being Led by UP 4042

    This was an unusual sight at Tukwila, WA on Sunday afternoon, 4-10-2017. https://youtu.be/dORI_63RwOg
  12. east_bay_alex

    5 Trains at Binney Junction (Including BNSF Military Train)

    DKXlJj7m_R0 Enjoy this video of UP and BNSF trains passing through Binney Junction in California. This is a major junction between the Union Pacific's North-South Valley Subdivision to Dunsmuir, and the Sacramento Subdivision to Oroville and eventually the Feather River Canyon.
  13. Yard Limit

    BNSF Fallbridge Subdivision

    The BNSF Fallbridge subdivision runs along the north side of the Columbia River in Washington. https://youtu.be/BPXNFOn9EfM
  14. brad_in_omaha

    SD40-2 Locomotives and Cabooses in 2016

    SD40-2 Locomotives and Cabooses in 2016 It's great that we an still photograph SD40-2 Locomotives (or SD40N now)and Cabooses in 2016! The SD40-2s are sharp looking too, nice paint and not tagged! 1. 2/20/2016, I caught the 1988 in Downtown Omaha 20160220SC8A2941 by Brad Williams, on...
  15. Yard Limit

    Union Pacific at Cascade Locks, OR

    https://youtu.be/i7AzLgQbRHI
  16. east_bay_alex

    Grab and Shoot - Capitol Corridor at Crockett, CA

    watch?v=QVnmpxeQeaM Quick video of a late Saturday afternoon Amtrak Capitol Corridor going under the Alfred Zampa bridge.
  17. east_bay_alex

    Martinez Sub - Crockett in the Rain

    Spent the afternoon in Crockett, CA. Caught a few Capitols, but there's a great meet at the end of the video. watch?v=Z72e4B3UtjM Enjoy! ©2016 Alex Wilson
  18. east_bay_alex

    Martinez Sub - Crockett in the Rain

    Spent the afternoon in Crockett, CA. Caught a few Capitols, but there's a great meet at the end of the video. watch?v=Z72e4B3UtjM Enjoy! ©2016 Alex Wilson
  19. G

    Another set of photos from Taylor

    I'm a little late in posting this due to a busy schedule this week, but I benefitted from the weather we had Saturday. With the threat of heavy rain, UT baseball's annual alumni game was cancelled, meaning I had four more hours of free time to fill. So I set out for small assignment for my...
  20. G

    Lucky Catches in Round Rock

    So Saturday wasn't supposed to be a day for me to get out and get some photos, but it turned out that way. I originally went up to the Dick's Sporting Goods in north Austin to get a baseball scorebook since I'm covering UT baseball for The Daily Texan this semester. But when I walked out, a...



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