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A Quick One – Father’s Day

To celebrate Father’s Day with my own father, we went out for lunch and saw Star Trek Into Darkness.  Before this, I went to the Hopkins Street bridge in Whitby, given that it’s across the highway from the movie theatre … Continue reading

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Year Two In Review

A bit delayed, but yes, The Walker Express has been live for two years!  Let’s take a quick trip down memory lane, shall we? In January, I shot the late 6444 at Liverpool. And one of the last un-rebuilt VIA … Continue reading

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A Quick One – VIA 913 at Harwood

I stopped in at the Harwood Avenue overpass on November 17th to try and catch a quick eastbound VIA.  I could see that I hadn’t missed it, since the eastbound signal on the south track was still open. It timed … Continue reading

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Skrillex Tour Train 2012

Having heard about the Skrillex 2012 Tour Train and only imagining myself shooting it, I found myself with the intriguing possibility of being able to catch it in what amounts to my own backyard.  I heard (from Eric of Trackside … Continue reading

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Catching Up…

I return!  In case you haven’t been following me on Twitter (and why not?), I’ve been busy with my new daughter.  In keeping with the theme of my blog, that is to say that I’ll post almost whatever I damn … Continue reading

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New York Bound – Buffalo to NYC

A few weeks ago, my wife and I headed down to New York City for the long (Family Day in Ontario, Presidents Day in the US) weekend.  As we couldn’t fly, we decided to try taking the train.  When we … Continue reading

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A Quick One – VIA 918

I went out to brave the elements on January 22nd and, after considering a trip somewhere a bit further north, I stuck closer to home and ended up at the Pickering GO station and on the Liverpool Road bridge.  I … Continue reading

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One Year Later…

One year ago today I sat down on my couch and wrote this… I decided to try out a rail fan spot I’d scouted before and took some shots today. …and my blogging journey began.  It’s been quite a year!  … Continue reading

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A Quick One – A Canadian In The Pocket

I was walking over to the drug store on the morning of December 13th to get some items to fight off my current cold and, as it was about that time, I stopped at the bridge over the Bala sub … Continue reading

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Eastward Bound – Kingston in the Morning / Gananoque

I awoke the next morning and got ready to go.  I had a quick shower, got dressed and repacked all my stuff into my suitcase and my camera bag.  I checked out, with one of the owners asking me to … Continue reading

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