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. 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’tContinue reading “Week 37 – Adirondack Scenic Railroad”

Week 16 – Requalification

Every spring I take one day in April to go to Seashore Trolley Museum and renew my driver’s license.  It’s a little boy’s dream.  I get to play with full-scale antique trains.  There is no such thing as a bad day behind the controls. Of course I brought a camera. SHOOT MORE SLIDE FILM! Camera:Continue reading “Week 16 – Requalification”

Week 15 – Railcars to Oil City

On the last weekend of April, Beth came with me on a railcar excursion on the Western NY & PA railroad out of Meadville, PA.  Over the course of 2 days we traveled to Oil City and Corry, PA. Camera: Leica M3 Lens: Summilux 50mm 1.4 Film: Eastman Double-X 5222 Developed in Ilfosol 3 6:00Continue reading “Week 15 – Railcars to Oil City”