Week 37 – Adirondack Scenic Railroad

In early October, I had the good fortune to attend a motorcar excursion on the Adirondack Scenic Railroad out of Thendara, NY.l

The faithful UPRR #2535


An absolutely awful shot of yours truly.  I’m not sure why I was doing the “Is this thing on?” look with my Leica.



Depth of field


We don’t often have train meets on our excursions.  I wish I had been taking video, as these old Alcos positively thundered past belching black smoke.

Camera: Leica M3

Lens: Summilux 50mm

Film: Ilford HP5+

Developed at home on a JOBO CPP2 using D76 and scanned on Epson v700.

One response to “Week 37 – Adirondack Scenic Railroad”

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