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Pere Marquette 1225 Steam Locomotive 2018 Faves

For those of you who are not in the know, here in Michigan we have a real-live steam locomotive that runs during the holiday season. Owned and operated by the Steam Railroading Institute in Owosso, MI, it is that steam locomotive, you know, the one featured in the The Polar Express movie. This is my […]

Photographing the Pere Marquette 1225 Steam Locomotive

These past two weekends I spent train chasing (yes it is as fun as it sounds!). This is my second year shooting the Pere Marquette 1225 steam locomotive (also known as the North Pole Express – you know, from The Polar Express movie with Tom Hanks), owned and operated by the Steam Railroading Institute in Owosso, […]

Michigan Train Station

Back in April, through Motor City Photography Workshops, I was able to get inside and shoot the Michigan Train Station. And this time, we had permission from the owner of the building for our photography group to take a tour through the first floor of the building (I am part-owner of MCPW if you didn’t […]