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The First Local

In 2011, I lost several hours of sleep photographing commuters onboard the last train that departs from Churchgate at 1 am. Sleepy and tired, heading home after a long day’s work, sure that the prize at the end of the journey is the safe environs of their home. 1,296 more words


Metro-North fined $250K in worker retaliation case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The U.S. Labor Department has ordered the Metro-North Railroad to pay a record fine for taking disciplinary action against an employee who reported getting injured on the job. 114 more words


Thalys - Review

“Excuse me, I just wanted to confirm this is the correct carriage?”

In reply I received a grunt paired with a highly disapproving look and muttering in French from the man who brushed past me when I had attempted to ask for help. 447 more words


Renfe - Review

Unlike a lot of things in Spain which often seem to disregard the importance of punctuality, the trains at least appear to run on time! I used the rail company RENFE to travel return trip between Seville and Granada in second (Turista) class and Seville to Valencia in first (Preferente) class and found them to be an efficient and easy way to travel within Spain. 718 more words


Before & After. Editing Challenge ~ Week 28.

This is my first submission for Visual Venturing’s After Before Friday Forum.  The forum’s goal is to:

“After-Before Friday posts provide an opportunity for photographers (amateur and seasoned, alike) to share their photos, and if they wish, their post-processing decisions.

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