PlateLayer by Svein-Martin Holt


Some Of My Images

Here you will find some of my images, mainly modelrailroad and real trains.

Photographing layouts and models have been a major part of my railroad hobby for years.


Z-weekend 2018

In the weekend of 17. nov 2018, Karl Sinn, Torsja Moskaug, Svein-Martin Holt and Hans Riddervold exhibited the following layouts: Needle Eye, Silver Creek, East and West of Caliente and Moffat East Portal. The Caliente and Moffat East layout is made by Karl Sinn,

We also have the H0e layout: Urskog-Hølandsbanen present with Christer Ritterberg and Knut Kittelsen.
All images by Svein-Martin Holt,

Check out the image Library:

New images from Bjørkli Trestle

Check out a New imagelibrary With some old, never published images from 2004.


Link to the Library.

Silver Creek Zmod Layout

Check out some images from the Silver Creek Zmod Layout in Z-scale.

The module is a Zmod-module, 120cm long and 40 cm wide. The bridge is scratchbuild with scale lumber. The equipments are the AZL Challenger, Märklin F7 Amtrak and 1 MicroTrains and 1 AZL engines. The cars are from Märklin and AZL.

Follow the building on the Silver Creek Zmod Project Blog.

Altenbeken 2012 Z-Freunde International

In the weekend Mar 30.- Apr. 1, 2012, the Z-Freunde International Train Show was arranged in Altenbeken. A great weekend with much people and a lot of layouts to watch and items to buy.

I was there with my friend Heine Pedersen and we had a great time meeting many old friends and made some new.

On sunday we were on Z-scale Operation in Löhne, on the US Z Lines OWL Division. Great new experience. Image library from OWL Divison.

Video of the operation can be found here.

I have a few images to share here in the Altenbeken 2012 Image Library.

ZMOD 2010 in Drammen, Norway

Check out some images taken by Jürg Rueedi under the ZMOD-show in Drammen, Norway, 18.-19. Sep 2010.

The engines are photographed on my unfinished ZMOD-module Silver Creek, on top of the scratch build trestle. Some good engines in Z-scale made by AZL.

Check out the image library here: Zmod 2010 Image Library

Drammen Railroad Bridge

Check out some images from a local railroad bridge in Drammen, Norway.a>

See the GP-35 and GS4

Check out the GP-35 and GS4 in this series of test-images.

Go to the album: GP-35 and GS4

AZL action in Z

The Golden Empire II layout in Oslo, Norway
On Dec 14. 2004, myself and Tor-Jørgen Moskaug were invited home to Hans Henrik Riddervold, the owner of American Z-Line(AZL) in his home in Oslo, Norway, to see some new models.

Check out the images.

Casey Jones on Bjoerkli Viaduct

Check out some images from my Bjoerklie Viaduct, featuring the Märklin Casey Jones Trainset.

Go to album: Casey Jones