New Orleans' Canal Street Car Line
The Red Streetcar
LUMIX G-10, ISO 100, 14 mm, f/22, 13.0 s, AWB
The New Orleans red streetcar line runs on Canal Street and it dates back to 1861 when it was a horse-drawn system throughout the city. Now, it is the city’s most up-to-date streetcar system equipped with air conditioning.
Saint Charles Avenue Streetcar Line
There goes the Streetcar
ISO 400, 39mm, f/5.5, 1/30, AWB
The Saint Charles Avenue Streetcar has been captured by many New Orleans’ visitors and it is recognized as the oldest continuously operating street railway system in the world. Also the inspiration for Tennessee Williams’ “A Streetcar Named Desire”