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12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Wisconsin's Polar Express

During my freshman year of college at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, I took the opportunity to photograph the first major snowfall of the winter during the night, and while I was taking pictures of the pristine untouched snow, a train happened to pass by me. The train tracks were located about 50 yards behind my dorm.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2013
Date Uploaded: 10.2014
Photo Location: Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Austin Evans