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.
April 4, 2019
You can’t get a great photo if you left the scene too soon and went off to a McDonald’s just before the clouds parted and the two sets of six-wheel truck Alcos met on Horseshoe Curve.
November 22, 2018
So then just what the heck do you get if you go with one of these newfangled cameras? At the outset, you will be getting the latest in sensor technology and image quality with features such as a tilting screen that makes very low or very high angle shots possible.