My part for the "Making of" series regarding Steampunk: The Second Revolution has been published in Galileo Online.
If you want to know how "Miss Vu's Morning Ride" came to life, read here. No spoilers, though, it's mostly about the writing process.
The photos were taken inside Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart and they were used as inspiration for the vehicles appearing in the story. You might actually recognize one, when you get to read it. :)