Airtranlover, or Jason, is a elevator filmer based in the Chicago area, United States. He has met many other elevator enthusiasts around America.
He has loved elevators since he was able to press a button. The first elevators he remembers riding are the Montgomery elevators at IKEA in Schaumburg, IL. He has had a YouTube account since October 30th, 2010, however, he didn't start uploading elevator videos until 2012. He currently lives in Chicago, IL, but frequently travels to other parts of America.He uses a Sony TX100V to film.
- HP Laptop Webcam (October 2010-December 2011)**
- Sony Cybershot DSC-T1 (October 2010-January 2015)
- Flip MinoHD 3rd Gen (October 2010-October 2012)**
- Nikon Coolpix S3300 (October 2012-June 2013)
- Sony Cybershot DSC-TX20 (Black) (June 2013-March 2014)
- Sony Cybershot DSC-T900 (December 2013-Present) (Suspended)
- Sony Cybershot DSC-TX20 (Blue) (June 2014-March 2015)
- Sony Cybershot DSC-TX100V (November 2014-Present)
(**) Never used for elevator photography
- Because he is Finnish, Finnish is his first language, while English is his second language.
- He loves AirTran Airways, an airline based in Atlanta, GA that was bought out by Southwest.
- He plans to be the first user to film in all fifty states. He has filmed in 25 so far.
- Jason's most viewed video, of him running down the stairs of a hotel when the fire alarm "unexpectedly" went off has over 318,000 views on YouTube.
- Jyvaskyla, Finland (1999-2002)
- Chicago Area, Illinois (2002-Present)