The new trend in video is to take a camera capable of high-speed recording (GoPro, iPhone) and point it out the window of a moving object.
The result is a very serene from of motion art, which is quite fascinating to watch. The video below is just one of the many examples, which is part of a longer series that you can see here: http://vimeo.com/83663312
Here is another one from Jerusalem (on a snowy day): Jaffa to Davidka
One thing that struck me though, was to look at the expression on people faces. I would almost call it zombie like. We really need to design a better world than one where people are just waiting to get on some form of public transportation on their way to their boring job :)