O winston link

Ogle Winston Link Born in America  December 16, 1914, known commonly as O. Winston Link. Best known for his black-and-white photography capturing the death of steam travel in the united states in the late 1950s. As commercial photographer, Links work was well respected but he also helped establish rail photography as a hobby. He also pioneered low light and night photography, one of the best known examples is Hotshot Eastbound (see below), An image of a steam train passing a  classic drive-in movie theater, link sadly pased away January 30, 2001 at age 86.

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