Railroad Photography by Jim Springer
Welcome to my Train and Railroad Photography website!
I have been photographing trains for over 23 years, and I wish it was a lot
longer! Both my grandfathers and my father worked on the Railroad, the
late, great, Pennsylvania. My father also worked for Penn Central and
Conrail. My father and his father worked out of Youngwood, PA, at one
time a major yard on the PRR. How I wish I had taken an interest in
the railroad while growing up just a couple blocks away! In the last
10 years, I have taken numerous train photos around much of the USA and a
few in Canada. I was fortunate to have a job that took me around much
of the USA, and I used every moment of free time to photograph the local
railroads. I have had some exposure in railfan magazines, such as
the late Railnews, Trains, The Railroad Press, and CTC Board. (If
you admire fine railfan photography, CTC Board is the best there is, in
Please look over my assembled photos, and feel free to e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org with any comments, questions,
or just to say Hi! This site is still under construction, so please
check back every few days to a week or so, as I will be adding to and changing
the photos presented. Click on the photo gallery you wish to enter.
Also, please log into http://www.photographic-vision.net/ to check out some articles
by rail photographers (myself included) as well as other photographic subjects.