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via NPR The Picture Show - Car Pool: Aerial Views Of How Mexico Moves by Alejandro Cartagena

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"I’ve figured out that there are more of them when it’s a payday," photographer Alejandro Cartagena writes to me from Monterrey, Mexico, where he is based. 

by CLAIRE O’NEILL

More carpoolers, that is — the subject of his latest project, which started somewhat accidentally. Cartagena was commissioned by a group of researchers about usage of a Monterrey street… For the people in these photos, Cartagena contends, carpooling is a necessity.

"If these guys would do the bus route," he writes, "it would be too expensive for them, since there are no proper mass low-cost transportation systems in place."

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    These are incredible.
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