Robert Bowen October 4th, 2012

Planes, Trains, Cars: 35 Views and Sights

One knack that photographers have is taking so many of the items that make up our everyday lives and capturing them in ways that makes them artistic. Allowing us to see them in a whole new light, and in completely different ways than we are used to. Take for instance some of the ways that we get around. When photographers start capturing various modes of transportation, something magical happens. Those normal, at times frustrating, vehicles become so much more. In this showcase we have gathered an array of pictures that focus on revealing some of the more artistic sides of planes, trains and cars. With those that are currently on the move to those that have long been retired their transformations will surely get your creative wheels spinning!

Planes, Trains, Cars: Views And Sights

I’ll Fly Away by ebontier

Roulettes (1) by Bluebuterfly72

Final approach by captainflynn

Lots of planes by WallArtFTW

Heads Up by WhiteLadyDragon

Overhead view by CHarrisPhotography

Fifi: The Lone Survivor by Misfit2-1

Perseverance by skeptomaniacs

Row after Row by NeverEndingAdventures

Aeroshell Team on the Runway by Wessonnative

Airplanes. by maybe-is-everything

.:Abandon:. by Toxic-Sumar

The Duchess Of York by CJSutcliffe

Railroad Steel Machine by Pollux-Pictures

BR52 ‘Leipzig’ by Eisenmann87

End-of-Life Locomotive by shenanigan87

Got some curves by 3window34

Trains by InsideHerself

Epic by irwingcommand

Tracks by MikeyHramiak

On the move… by Sampug394

Classifying section. Trains. by IgorPush

The Farewell Mersey Moorlander by CJSutcliffe

It like old times by 3window34

Vintage Cars by RaySark

Packard Sepia by RollingFishays

Antique Chrysler Car Marysvale by houstonryan

Silver GTO by DarkWizard83

Vintage Detroit II by limegintonic

Diamond T by WayneBenedet

Cookson Series 16 aka Sleepy by Abearce


Blue Streak by Mishariphoto

Hello Goregous by Car-Crazy

Hellbilly Delux by colts4us

End of the Road

This journey may be over, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still places to go with it. With all of the images ranging in styles, techniques and more, we would like to hear from you on your favorites. Which images really stood out to you and filled you with inspiration? Drop us a few words and let us know your thoughts.


Robert Bowen

Robert Bowen is an emerging author, celebrated podcaster and poet, and most recently the co-founder and imaginative co-contributor of the creative design and blogging duo at the Arbenting and Dead Wings Designs.