The Art of Transit

The art of transit

photo from the Metro Transportation Library and Archive’s photostream on Flickr With all the hub-bub last week about the selection of a route for the Westside Subway Extension, I thought this might be a good day to post a photo of the original Red Line construction. Here’s a link to [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by ExpoLightRail, via Flickr photostream That’s a view looking east from the bridge over La Brea for the Expo Line, taken a couple of weeks ago. I thought given the main topic of today’s Board of Directors meeting — building more transit, i.e. the Westside Subway Extension and Regional [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Amsters@m, via Flickr The photo is a cyclist reflected in a puddle — a good idea well executed by Amsters@m in the city of Amsterdam. More of his work can be seen on his blog, Amstersam. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by fotobananas, via Flickr Very nice image from the London tube. Great color and smart use of blur. 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 galleries on [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Vito Grillo, via submission Go ahead and guess the subway station in L.A. where this photo 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 featured can [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Ken Szok, via Flickr Very nice image of a Metrolink train at the Pomona station earlier this month. I really like the black and white — makes the clouds look a lot more dramatic. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to Metro’s Flickr [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by (c) Tatsuo Fukutomi, via Flickr A quiet subway stop near the National Stadium in Tokyo on a recent October evening. 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 [continue reading]

The art of transit

I know there was thunder and lightning south of the San Gabriel Mountains last evening. But it was nothing compared to the lightning display in the Mojave Desert along U.S. 395 and California 14 last night — a show I got to see while returning from a long weekend in [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Roger Lim, via his Flickr photostream Roger took this beautiful photo last month in Singapore. Peruse through Roger’s photostream at the link above — there are a lot of great photos of street scenes in Singapore. To submit a photo or photos of something transportation-related, post them to [continue reading]

The art of transit

photo by Terence Chang, via his Flickr photostream I’m a sucker for Golden Gate Bridge photos — I think this is the fourth or fifth one we’ve run in “art of transit” since this past summer. And I guarantee there will be more coming. I like this one because it [continue reading]