Photo of the Day: Swiss Federal Railways


This is a re-post from my old, deleted blog.

Photo taken in Zurich, Switzerland | SweetMemoirs©2012

 

Swiss Federal Railways, abbreviated as SBB-CFF-FFS (GermanSBB, Schweizerische Bundesbahnen; FrenchCFF, Chemins de fer fédéraux suisses;ItalianFFS, Ferrovie federali svizzere; Romansh: Viafiers federalas svizras; the abbreviations VFS (Romansh) and SFR (English) are not in official use) is the national railway company of Switzerland headquartered in Bern. Formerly a government institution, it is since 1999 a special stock corporation with all shares held by the Swiss Confederation or the Swiss cantons. By the end of 2006, the corporation was handed over from the long-term CEO Benedikt Weibel to his successor Andreas Meyer.  ~ SOURCE

12 comments:

  1. That is a beautiful railway photo.

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  2. what an awesome composition.

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  3. Just give me the new link, will check it out. I think I can help you with WP (my format since 2009) but I do not know how to transfer your blogger to WP.

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  4. Great depiction of movement, which is very hard to capture. Well done!

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  5. I love that first shot!

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  6. Excellent scene and light tones.

    Regards and best wishes

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  7. Wonderful photo of the railway, with great greyscale and composition!
    :)

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  8. I have good memories of the CFF as well. Wonderful shot of the train and it looks great in b&w.

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  9. beautiful shot Che, I am not surprised at all if it is always chosen.

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