The art of transit

photo by Steve Hymon/Metro

I had been wanting to photograph a Gold Line train on the 1st Street Bridge with a rising full moon in the background. So I gave it a shot — pun intended — and came up with this. Not horrible, not great. It’s probably worth another try when the full moon rises when it’s dark out — the moon rose about 6:40 p.m. on Thursday, a good half-hour before sunset. There’s always next month…

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