Welcome to Photo Line, a gallery of creative railroad photography! Photo Line welcomes your submissions. We’re looking for a themed topic with six to ten unique images. Each photo should be no smaller than 14 inches (or 1024 pixels) across at 72 dpi (no verticals, please). Brief caption information must accompany each photo. Please send your inquiries to the Webmaster for consideration.
September 17, 2020
Being a relatively modern oil-burner, CN 6060 was a logical choice for reactivation to excursion service, and made its debut in October 1973.
September 11, 2020
After sifting through hundreds of potential candidates, we narrowed down the 2020 center spread submission candidates to the few selections seen here.
June 26, 2020
In July 1995, the grand opening of Steamtown National Historic Site became one of the biggest steam events of the 1990s in the Northeastern United States.
April 22, 2020
The Center for Railroad Photography & Art gives a sneak peek at its two new collections.
April 10, 2020
Railfan & Railroad presents a preview of the Center for Railroad Photography & Art’s first-ever virtual conference on April 18.
September 28, 2019
While all but vanished from American main lines, streamlined EMD diesels remain in daily use across portions of Genesee & Wyoming’s Australian operations.
September 15, 2019
Southern Pacific installed Union Switch & Signal semaphores on the Siskiyou Line in Oregon around 1912, and the last working set was removed in 2007.
August 28, 2019
This annual photo and art conference hosted at Lake Forest College September 13-15, 2019, is an enriching experience open to everyone.
June 18, 2019
Editor Steve Barry heads to the famed West Slope to bid farewell to iconic Pennsylvania Railroad position light signals along the Norfolk Southern main line.
January 11, 2019
With its variety of weather and home to heavy main line railroad action, the Columbia River Gorge is a railfan’s dream. It is, indeed, a special place.