Tag Archives: Trains

Columbia Gorge Trip

Trip Dates: August 3&4, 2018 After working on my camera skills for moving trains this summer it was time to head out on an adventure. We drive out the Columbia Gorge a few times a year – usually on the … Continue reading

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Still more camera testing / trains

Photos Taken: July 21, 2018 Yes, I’m still working on my exposure settings for moving trains. Earlier this summer I posted my results from previous settings and talked about my plan to improve my photography. My last post on the … Continue reading

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Summer 2016 Road Trip – Cheyenne to Lincoln

June 22, 2016 We are still headed back to Chicago. By my count this is our third trip on this route through Wyoming, Nebraska, and Iowa. To change things up a bit we shifted our drive. We left early afternoon … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Road Trip – The Banner Photos

One of the pleasures I derive from my blog is creating the banner photos for the top of each posting. I thought it would be fun to go back through my blog posts and display the photos with a link … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Road Trip – Rochelle Railroad Park

May 18, 2015 This was a day I had marked on my calendar months earlier. The Rochelle Railroad Park in Rochelle Illinois is at the junction where the Union Pacific and BNSF transcontinental railroads cross over one another on their … Continue reading

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Route 66 Day 21 – Edwardsville, IL to Lincoln, IL

May 14, 2015 Today marks our 3rd full week on the road; we are getting so close to Chicago but still a couple of days to go. This was a pretty short travel day in comparison with some others but … Continue reading

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Route 66 Day 19 – Edmund, OK to Carthage, MO

May 12, 2015 We travelled in┬áthree states today; however, there are only about 15 miles of Route 66 in Kansas and we just crossed over into Missouri. We had three places on the schedule and they were early in the … Continue reading

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