Monday, March 22, 2010

New Blog Location

Moved my primary Blog to:

Thanks, David

Thursday, October 29, 2009


Drift_2340_Blog, originally uploaded by Lone Tree Images.

Love the graceful shape of the snow drift...
Hate the shoveling.

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Monday, June 1, 2009


UPRR_7999_Blog, originally uploaded by Lone Tree Images.

Here is the answer! This is the "Business End" of a rotary plow used by the Union Pacific RR. This one is in bright shiny condition and stored in the old steam engine era RoundHouse in Cheyenne WY. More photos of this and other equipment is here:

Sunday, May 31, 2009

Dunafon Castle Wedding

_MG_4206, originally uploaded by Lone Tree Images.

Wedding at Dunafon Castle. Low angle to use foreground of wild flowers to set mood for wedding.

Flickr Photostream

Well, I finally opened a Flickr photostream with a few pictures...

Will continue to add to it as time goes by.

Monday, May 25, 2009

UP Round House

The remaining 7 stalls of the Cheyenne round house. Union Pacific still uses it to store and service their steam engines. Home of No. 844 and No. 3985. For more info on UP's steam operations goto:

UPRR Rotary Plow #900082

UPRR Rotary Plow #900082 in the Cheyenne Round House. 05/25/2009

UP 5511 Steam Engine

One of the steam engines stored in Cheyenne's round house. UP 5511 is a 2-10-2 "Santa Fe" Type Locomotive. It's neighbor to the left in the photo is a operational rotary plow. And the other engine that was in the engine shop yesterday was 838 a "parts" engine for the famous 844 (both 4-8-4 "Northern" Type Locomotives).