The more things change, the more things stay the same.
As a staff photographer in 1946 for LOOK Magazine, Stanley Kubrick set out to capture New York City subway commuters. The image above is titled ‘Man Sleeping on a Subway’. The image below, ‘Musicians With Their Instruments on a Subway’. Both of these images are from LOOK Magazine, ‘Life and Love on the New York City Subway’, Stanley Kubrick, c.1946, when Kubrick was just 18 years of age.