July 8, 2022
Sometimes an image can get better with time, which is why it’s worth revisiting our past efforts, writes Scott Lothes.
April 15, 2022
While digital cameras may dominate the hobby, photographer David Witty writes that there’s still room for good old-fashioned film.
March 3, 2022
The wedge shot came to prominence in the steam era but it still works today.
February 9, 2022
For years, if you were flying a drone for recreational purposes (aka: Railfanning) you did not need to take a test, but that’s changed.
November 1, 2021
Sometimes we get caught up in shooting locomotives and scenery that we overlook the rich details of railroading.
October 29, 2021
Photographer Dennis Livesey shares his process to get his equipment ready for a fun day of railroad photography.
June 10, 2021
Last year, the Federal Aviation Administration released a new set of rules for drone operators. Here’s a rundown of how it will impact you.
April 4, 2020
While we seldom consciously think about it, one of the skills that we acquire as railfan photographers is the ability to “pre-envision” a picture.
September 4, 2019
The purpose of a light meter is control, but you have to know what that light meter is doing with full daylight to be able to properly use that control.
August 1, 2019
There are few practitioners of black & white photography anymore, and most of them do it for nostalgic sport while shooting color in their real cameras.