Watch a train roll through the desert for an hour


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Oh. . . my first thought was “that must be a really long train.”

(I would find a static shot of a train rolling by in the distance pretty soothing too, especially if it had a beautiful desert background.)


I watched 59 seconds of it.


Long ride to Westworld, but well worth it.


Shame. If you’d managed another 17 seconds you’d’ve heard 'em fighting on the roof.



That said, deserts vary in picturesqueness.

Update: damn cobwebs in the sky ruining the view…


What is this CGI landscape?


That about sums up my experience with the six hours of footage I filmed in the desert, from the windows of Amtrak’s Southwest Chief. Still have the tapes…


And here is your genre appropriate background track:


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