Last winter I spent the better part of 3 months attempting to document what it is to commute around New York City in the subways. Something that I did not expect when taking on this project was how the experience of riding the trains would become alien to me. I had switched places and was no longer a commuter aboard the train, but an observer. Aimlessly riding everywhere, it gave me a new freedom to just enjoy the train and everything on it. Without my headphones and the anxiety of needing to get somewhere, I was free, free to explore.
Now “Subways” has transformed itself into an on-going photo study, below are some images, new, and old.
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