Tag: AASHTO

Today’s The Day!

We can’t wait to see what you’ve shot! Get ’em in by the end of the day…

Just Two Weeks Left!

The competition is coming down to the wire. You have yet to get out and take a single picture. You’re thinking of places, shots, lighting, color, safety and model releases. STOP. Just get out there and get shooting!

Caption Writing: There Are Some Rules

Did you know that captions are (next to headlines) the most read content in any publication? And here we thought they just served to identify the folks in the picture. Before you submit that great photo to our contest, take a read of this…

Montana DOT: Historical Photos

Some beautiful images here, from our friends at the Montana Department of Transportation!

Tip: Lighting and Outdoor Photography

Obvious point #1: Lighting is essential in taking a good photograph. Not many good photos are taken outside on a dark, cloudy night without a lighting source… Obvious point #2: Source, color, intensity and direction of light all play their part in the shot….

The Art of the Matter

We love photography, especially transportation photography because it is dynamic, full of activity, life, and purpose. People in transportation photos inspire us and make us work all that much more diligently to make America’s transportation system the best that it can be. But can…

Tip: Let the Color Orange Be Your Friend

It’s unavoidable in most photographs of transportation. Orange. Cones, barrels, safety vests, fencing, lights, equipment. It threatens to dominate any photograph you take of a project and the people working on it. It doesn’t seem to be a very friendly color to have in…