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My Bio

Hi there! My name is IRT47! I joined deviantART on April 26th, 2014 while viewing karate art based of Sonic the Hedgehog. I am a New Yorker myself and a train enthusiast. I do fanfiction, realistic art, track maps, as well as subway line bullets and signs. I also do transit photography.


I've been hooked onto MLP:FiM since 2018. I watched some episodes in the past during middle school, and was skeptical on the brony phenomenon. However, coming across pages here on dA featuring ponies and trains and meeting a few bronies in person made me gain my respect for them. I have since collected comics and merchandise related to the show (and I still am).

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British English language level EXPERT
French language level BEGINNER
Dominican Spanish language level BEGINNER
Spanish language level BEGINNER
Japanese language level RANDOM WORDS
Korean language level RANDOM WORDS

Favourite Visual Artist
VolksGtiFox
Favourite Movies
Wreck-It Ralph, 28 Days Later, I, Robot, Independence Day, Groundhog Day, The War of the Worlds, 2012, Star Wars, The Taking of Pelham One, Two, Three, Skyfall, Guardians of the Galaxy, Big Hero 6, An American Werewolf in London, Catch Me If You Can
Favourite TV Shows
Top Gear (2002-2015), My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Codename: Kids Next Door, Japan Railway Journal, Gintama, Ghost In The Shell, Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi, Sonic Boom, The Looney Tunes Show, Lost, Supernatural
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Billy Joel, Kanye West, Whitney Houston, 2Pac & Biggie, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Seiko Matsuda, Elton John, Prince, Phil Collins, Chaka Khan, Anita Baker, The Beatles, Frank Sinatra, Mariah Carey, Seo Taiji, H.O.T, B.T.S, S.E.S, BoA
Favourite Books
Under the Sidewalks of New York, Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost It's Soul, Archie Sonic comics, MLP comic volumes and manga, Coney Island: Lost and Found, By The El, Art of Equestria, A Geek in Japan
Favourite Writers
Jeremiah Moss, Brian J. Cudahy, JK Rowling, Charles Denson, Judy Blume, Walter Dean Myers
Favourite Games
Super Mario Galaxy (as well as the sequel for this game), Luigi's Mansion 3, Need for Speed series, OpenBVE, OMSI Bus Simulator, flight simulators, train simulators, ROBLOX, Sonic, Mario, Mega Man
Favourite Gaming Platform
Sonic the Hedgehog and Super Mario Bros
Tools of the Trade
Paint (Windows computer), sketch book, graph book, pencil (mechanical or otherwise) and a ruler to measure drawings
Other Interests
Transit systems, transportation, photography, animation, comic book collecting, road systems, martial arts, fanfiction, K-pop & J-pop, politics, history, current events

New username! :D

New username! :D

Hey all! Three months have flown by since the last journal posting on here. Things have gotten more and more tumultuous, I hope you've been hanging in there staying safe and staying positive as we go through this messed up year. Anyways, onto the subject of this, and that is the account changes. I now have CORE and a new username. The username is in reference to the IRT lines of the NYC subway (which are the number lines). It is simplified in terms of the account name which should help visitors make it more easier to find. It is now IRT47! Account changes have been progressing rapidly well (plus some possible new artwork on the way), so expect a lot more from this account very soon.
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Light at the end of the tunnel + account changes

Light at the end of the tunnel + account changes

Hello all once again. I am posting from a tiring two months under COVID-19 lockdown set to officially end down here in NYC next week per the governor on the 28th. The pandemic has really made me feel a bit saddened and depressed from the huge loads of deaths and societal struggle this city is facing right now. It also made me not wanna post on here for a while. Although the worse is behind us, there is a more optimistic outlook in the months ahead, we still have a long way to go virus wise in terms of the next few months as we begin to safely re-open and go back to work, and we all must stay aware of it at all times. Do not give up. As many o
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A little update, and something I wanna address...

A little update, and something I wanna address...

Good day to all, and yes as you can see I have not done a journal writing in over a month. I have just turned 19 two days ago and man have I realized it's gonna be a long struggle to get my life's priorities together now that I've reached a new chapter in my life. The situation with college is the big reason why I haven't been on here as much lately. I might upload more train pictures as the months passes on. Share some more subway photos. Now there's something on mind I want to address. Recent events in the railfan community on Facebook and Instagram (especially in New York City) have prompted to me to put this on the journal here. It̵
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DrChrismanHobbyist Traditional Artist

Thanks for the Fav:D

Thanks for the fav

babynukeHobbyist Photographer

Thank you for the :+fav:! :)

EveekaHobbyist Digital Artist

Thanks for the fav! :D

Tales-FablesStudent Digital Artist
Thank you so much for the fave Excited Rainbow Dash chat emote !
Thanks for the watch!
IRT47Hobbyist General Artist
Anytime. :)