The Art of Transit

The art of transit

photo by Joe Lomas, via his Flickr photostream Go ahead and take a guess of where this nice black-and-white candid image was taken. Answer is after the jump. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve [continue reading]

The art of transit

© All Rights Reserved by Markus Bahlmann; used with permission Here is a great sunset photo from Shanghai showing a Metro Line 4 train arriving at the Baoshan Road Station. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Jeff Johnston, via Flickr. Nice shot of the 134 freeway through downtown Glendale, taken by Jeff about 11 p.m. on New Year’s Eve. I like the red, white and blue lights in different parts of the image. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them [continue reading]

The art of transit

This video shows a day in the life of transit in the greater Washington, D.C. area. Rahul Nair, a civil engineering Ph.D candidate at the University of Maryland, used the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) schedule and routing data to map out the movements of WMATA buses and subways over [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Steve Hymon Although we call it “the art of transit,” we like to run photos of all forms of transportation. In that spirit, here’s a photo of something that used to be a road — specifically, the fire road along the Arroyo Seco above Pasadena. The wildfires of [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Atwater Village Newbie, via Flickr The photographer caught this photo on the bike path along the Los Angeles River. The pedestrians were part of a walk to look at public stairways in the Glassell Park area as well as the bike path when the cyclists came by and [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Ilda Licón, via submission Ilda took this photograph last Thursday while waiting for the westbound Metrolink train at the El Monte station. Ilda is an administrative analyst in Metro’s Genersal Services Administration. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Street Vision L.A., via Flickr Great composition and use of black and white on a recent rainy day at the Gold Line’s Memorial Park station in Old Town Pasadena. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Dennis LaPrade, via Flickr A gritty look at a gritty town. If you can’t figure out the city from this photo, the answer is after the jump. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Estelle, via Flickr A very colorful shot of a subway entrance in what city? Answer is after the jump. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr group or email them to sourcemetro@gmail.com. The photos we’ve featured can be seen in these [continue reading]