John L Mathis

Railroad Photography

Highlight for October - November 2016

BNSF 626 still in Warbonnet livery at Manley, MN on Ocrober 28, 2016.


BNSF (originally ATSF) C44-9W 626 passes southbound through Manley, MN on Ocrober 28, 2016. It is still in its aging original SantaFe warbonnet livery that it received when it was built in February 1994. Its current assignment on the Sioux City - Garretson local reflects its age. Until recently this local was powered by 4 axle units, but now uses six axle power. It is interesting that the second unit of this power consist is the BNSF 3903, one of the newer Tier 4 ET44C4 units.


Olympus OM-D E-M1- 1/800 sec. - ISO 200 - f/5.0 - Olympus 40-150mm Pro f/2.8 lens @ 87 mm (35mm equiv - 194mm). Processed with Adobe Camera Raw and Photoshop CS6



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