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The Southwest Chief goes through mostly mountainous and desert terrain. From Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA, the dust and heat of the landscape d… Read More
The Southwest Chief goes through mostly mountainous and desert terrain. From Chicago, IL to Los Angeles, CA, the dust and heat of the landscape dominate the trip. This poster brings out these qualities in the Amtrak route, highlighting its ruggedness and hot weather. In order to communicate the movement of the train and the passing of scenery in the window, I made the letters appear as if they were passing in and out of the grid. At the bottom of the poster, the foreground jumps out, adding dimensionality and a sense of depth to show distance. Read Less
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