Over the New Year holiday in 2011, I took a train from Sacramento to Chicago and back, making a few stops along the way.

The song is “Old Old Fashioned” by Frightened Rabbit, from their album The Midnight Organ Fight.
You should buy it. It’s good: cl.ly/Lbtr

Locations (in order of appearance):

Monterey, California
— Monterey Bay Aquarium

Los Angeles, California
— LA Union Station (briefly)

Flagstaff, Arizona
— Flagstaff Amtrak Station

Williams, Arizona
— Williams Depot
— Grand Canyon Railway

Grand Canyon, Arizona
— The South Rim of the Grand Canyon
— El Tovar Hotel

Chicago, Illinois
— Chicago Union Station
— Chicago Theatre
— McCormick Tribune Campus Center, IIT
— S.R. Crown Hall, IIT
— Field Museum
— Shedd Aquarium
— Millennium Park

Nerd stuff:
— Shot on a Canon EOS 5D Mark II with a Canon EF 24mm f/1.4L Mark II USM lens
— I probably should have used a tripod
— Edited with Final Cut Pro X on an 11" MacBook Air during airport layovers and bus commutes
— Typefaces are Knockout and Gotham by Hoefler & Frere-Jones

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