Tag: transportation

  • Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip! Winners Announcement

    written by cruzron on 2011-05-27 in #competitions
    Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip! Winners Announcement

    The Third Stage Rip Curl Competition is over and done with. Think your epic roadtrip was enough to cut it? Find out after the jump with our winner announcement!

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  • Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip!

    written by shhquiet on 2010-12-03 in #competitions
    Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip!

    Stage 2 got you looking for trouble - Ripcurl- and Lomography-style, of course! As we open the 3rd stage for this competition, we ask you to take a break from your wild endeavors and take a laid-back roadtrip with your friends. You'll be wheeling in exciting prizes, as always! Roll down the windows, blast the music, and don't forget your camera!

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  • Sleeping Beauty Raises Eyebrows

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-09-07 in #news
    Sleeping Beauty Raises Eyebrows

    When you see a person lying in a public space such as the metro or on the side of the road I'd say you'd think "poor thing". How about if we told you we was clear-shaven and wearing designer threads? "Man, he's drunk" might be your next reaction. Well, visual artist John Clang took to the streets and brought his fluffy pillow along with him. Join him in taking a long "pause" after the jump!

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  • Metro M1/M2 - Total Recall

    written by anarchy on 2009-08-04 in #world #locations
    Metro M1/M2 - Total Recall

    Driver less trains and stations that look like the setting of sci-fi movie, welcome to Copenhagen Metro lines M1 & M2...

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  • Santa Justa Lift (Lisboa)

    written by tmmluis on 2009-02-22 in #world #locations
    Santa Justa Lift (Lisboa)

    Santa Justa Lift is an Eiffel Tower-like structure located in Lisbon's downtown.

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  • Nørreport Station

    written by eggzakly on 2009-06-13 in #world #locations
    Nørreport Station

    Nørreport Station is in the center of Copenhagen and fully subterranean. It has three platforms: Metro, S-trains (greater Copenhagen metropolitan area), and regional- and InterCity trains (throughout the country). It's the busiest station in Denmark - approximately 300000 people travel through every day. Currently, it's the only station that connects to both the Metro and regional train networks.

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  • Lisbon Photo Opportunity #3: Tram 28

    written by saidseni on 2012-09-04 in #world #locations
    Lisbon Photo Opportunity #3: Tram 28

    It is yellow, rounded, makes a funny sound, and it rides along the narrow, old streets of Lisbon - how can you not want a picture of it?

  • Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip! Update

    written by cruzron on 2011-05-11 in #competitions
    Rip Curl Competition: Stage 3 - Life's a Roadtrip! Update

    Stage 3 of our Rip Curl Competition is over but while waiting for the winner announcement, we have a juicy update for you guys!

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  • The Belair X 6-12 City Slicker: Daily Life in Hong Kong

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-11-22 in #news
    The Belair X 6-12 City Slicker: Daily Life in Hong Kong

    I just received my first roll of Belair X 6-12, 6x6 developments! Here are some of my favorite shots, taken in and about my daily routine, to share with you eager readers!

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  • The Clock is Ticking

    written by webo29 on 2011-02-16 in #world #locations
    The Clock is Ticking

    In a few months' time, Malta will face a huge public transport reform. The central bus terminus in Valletta together with its contents: vintage buses of all shapes, makes, and sizes will soon disappear into a distant memory.

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  • Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, CA)

    written by jblaze823 on 2009-07-18 in #world #locations
    Golden Gate Bridge  (San Francisco, CA)

    The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco is one of the most iconic bridges in the world.

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  • Travel tips? Transportation in Bogotá

    written by pili_iker on 2011-02-02 in #world #locations
    Travel tips? Transportation in Bogotá

    Transmilenio is our capital pride! All of us (Colombinas) love this 'bus', it is a rapid transit (BRT) system, designed and implemented according to the following principles: quality and consistency, affordability, respect for life, respect for users' time, and respect for human diversity.

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  • Hop On The Love Bus!

    written by denisesanjose on 2013-02-14 in #news
    Hop On The Love Bus!

    Back in the 1970's, big blue buses with pastel hearts painted all over them ruled the roads of Metro Manila, Philippines. The Love Bus was a favorite of retro Manileños because of its systematic route, subsidized fare, and super sweet design. Caution to the reckless: "The Love Bus will not stop for you; you have to run after them."

  • Riding the Chicago

    written by flannelcat on 2010-09-07 in #world #locations
    Riding the Chicago

    One of the things I miss most about Chicago is the awesome public transportation, and the "L" can really get you anywhere you need to go. It is the equivalent to a subway system, except it is above ground for most of the tracks. It's the best way to go on an adventure, and also the best way to get lost! This is a good thing.

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  • Wuppertaler Schwebebahn

    written by scorpie on 2008-11-25 in #world #locations
    Wuppertaler Schwebebahn

    Public transport in Wuppertal is a unique experience, and also quite an adventure, especially if you're scared of heights. To get in and out of the swaying carriages of the Schwebebahn („floating train“) takes a bit of strong nerves but you'll be rewarded with a fun ride and (more or less) exclusive views into people's backyards – keep your camera ready!

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  • Analogue House Colours' Beats of Vietnam – Transportation (Stage 4) Winners Announcement

    written by soundfoodaround on 2013-09-19 in #news
    Analogue House Colours' Beats of Vietnam – Transportation (Stage 4) Winners Announcement

    In the final stage of the Colors' Beats of Vietnam LomoWall Exhibition competition the Transportation of Vietnam was what we asked you to photograph. From stationary cyclos to the well-known scenes of lines of scooters meandering across the wide roads, we could almost hear the engines and bicycle bells through the photographs! See and hear for yourself after the jump!

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  • Shinkansen (Tokyo)

    written by wil6ka on 2008-08-21 in #world #locations
    Shinkansen (Tokyo)

    While I write this story I am sitting in a regional Spanish train. He will take around two hours for a distance of around 200 kilometer from Valencia to Alicante. No comparison to the undisputed heavyweight champion of the rail-racing world: The Shinkansen.

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  • Abandoned Trains

    written by trabantdeluxe on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Abandoned Trains

    Route 32 in Watervliet, NY (about 12 miles from Albany) passes over the mainline of the Delaware & Hudson Railway, much like the other highway overpasses in the area. The casual observer may miss the Lomographer's treasure trove which lies beneath the bridge, along side the tracks.

  • Carris - Lisbon public transport company

    written by ricardo_ventura on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Carris - Lisbon public transport company

    Carris is the Lisbon public transport company and together with the underground, is the main transport system in the city. This company with its 3 services - tram routes, funiculars and lifts and bus network, covers the whole city. Yes, you need a ticket, and the best thing to buy if you gonna stay a few days in Lisbon, is the ticket "7 colinas", you can buy the 5 days ticket that is valid for the Carris services and underground for five days consecutive unlimited times. You can buy it on the underground and Carris offices.

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  • Analogue House Colours' Beats of Vietnam – Transportation (Stage 4)

    written by amanda-sheppard on 2013-06-30 in #competitions
    Analogue House Colours' Beats of Vietnam – Transportation (Stage 4)

    Vietnam's Analogue House is having a LomoWall Exhibition at L'Espace – Centre Culturel Français de Hanoï this October known as Colours' Beats of Vietnam! It's the first of it's kind in the country and will feature hundreds of analogue photos of and inspired by Vietnam. Would you like to be part of the locale's film event of the year? Join our 4 competition stages, submit your photos, and you may see them in the momentous LomoWall later this year!

  • LomoKino Presents: Transportation

    written by soundfoodaround on 2011-11-07 in #lifestyle
    LomoKino Presents: Transportation

    LomoKino in hand, set out on your trusty steed, whatever your modern "steed" may be and take in your surroundings! Rediscover neighborhoods overlooked when peddling home or new breathtaking landscapes observed from the comfort of your train compartment!

  • The View From The Blue Line

    written by dirklancer on 2010-05-28 in #world #locations
    The View From The Blue Line

    I was at a conference for a few days near the O'Hare airport. Like a lot of large cities, Chicago's airport is quite a trip from downtown Chicago, and thrifty travelers know the best way from O'Hare to downtown is on the Blue Line.

  • Dancing with the commuters in the LRT

    written by jerjer on 2010-05-19 in #world #locations
    Dancing with the commuters in the LRT

    The Light Rail Transit is Metro Manila's first metro wide train network. An afternoon and an LCA could surely make for an interesting afternoon.

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  • Westmorland Motor Club

    written by grimbyname on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Westmorland Motor Club

    Westmorland Motor Club was founded in 1910, and organizes motor-sport events around south Cumbria, including the Barbon Hillclimb for cars. It's a great day out for petrol-heads. The track on the Barbon Manor Estate near Kirkby Lonsdale is 0.162 km long with an average gradient of 1 in 12. It features two bends, and a hairpin just short of the finish line.

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  • Tractors

    written by jogintas on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Tractors

    Alright, let's start! You fancy those sporty cars like Ferrari or Lamborghini? Forget them... You like retro style Jaguars or even Mustangs? Forget them too... Because now we are going to get where it all started - to our motherland NATURE! Yes, it's right, Nature is our second mother, so the best way to find the link with it is in the traditional exhibition of Agriculture and Forestry "What You Sow... 200X" (X depends on the year of the exhibition).

  • Beautiful Shots of Purple-tinted Vintage Vehicles Taken with the LomoChrome Purple

    written by chooolss on 2013-11-14 in #lifestyle
    Beautiful Shots of Purple-tinted Vintage Vehicles Taken with the LomoChrome Purple

    As we’ve all established by now, the LomoChrome Purple gives photographs a surreal, dreamy feel. In some cases, however, it can also lend a vintage, elegant vibe to its subjects too!

  • LomoMuni: Gettin' Around Workshop

    written by lomographysf on 2012-07-12 in #events
    LomoMuni: Gettin' Around Workshop

    Join Muni Diaries and Lomography San Francisco for a high-speed Muni-themed photo workshop. We'll be riding through the streets and tunnels of the city with film cameras in hand; Be fast and shoot from the hip for best results!

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  • Port of Nice

    written by vicuna on 2008-10-21 in #world #locations
    Port of Nice

    The port of Nice is one of my favorite place to shoot. It's a very inspiring place, not only because it's a wide open space in front of the sea, but also because there are always a lot of new big ships to see, prestigious old sailboats or impressing giant cruisers.

  • Pasig River Ferry

    written by eazy360 on 2008-07-28 in #world #locations
    Pasig River Ferry

    One of the most wonderful additions to the megacity that is Manila is the revival of the Pasig River Ferry which, since its inauguration in February 2007, leisurely takes passengers to and from the heart of Old Manila... through the Makati Central Business District... up to the outskirts of Pasig City, and eventually northwards to the shoe capital, Marikina City.

  • Philippine National Railways (Metro Manila Line)

    written by eazy360 on 2008-07-14 in #world #locations
    Philippine National Railways (Metro Manila Line)

    In greater Manila, the Light Railway Transits may be the preference of most commuters nowadays, but we mustn't take for granted the granddaddy that started it all.