Exploring The City of a Hundred Steeples Once Again

Exploring The City of a Hundred Steeples Once Again

Mark Twain referred to Montréal as “The City of a Hundred Steeples” in 1881. What a particular nickname given by the renowned author! This month Randy took the camera out to capture sunsets in this beautiful city. The weather has been almost perfect in August. Long days and colorful skies after 6pm. You won’t see […]

Visiting Elysian Park

Visiting Elysian Park

Elysian Park is supposed to be a family-oriented space in the heart of Los Angeles. In fact, I have seen many birthday celebrations, BBQ gatherings, and even “movies at the park” events there. Unfortunately, vandals and drug addicts are frequent visitors as well. The park is always dirty. Fences are broken, trash is found everywhere. […]

Documenting The Arroyo Seco Tunnels

Documenting The Arroyo Seco Tunnels

I always wanted to capture these tunnels but never had the opportunity until recently. The tunnels are located near Elysian Park and are part of the 110 freeway that connects Downtown LA with Pasadena. The entire area is not considered very safe but there are many good spots to capture the traffic, therefore I took […]

Visiting The South Gate Bridge

Visiting The South Gate Bridge

South Gate is a suburb located 7 miles southeast of Downtown Los Angeles. I had planned going there to shoot the symbolic bridge for at least two years, always waiting for the perfect waiting conditions that included fast-moving clouds. This bridge serves as a meeting spot for teenagers living in the area and also as […]

The Views From The Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

The Views From The Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook

The Baldwin Hills scenic overlook is a cool place for both exercising and taking panoramic photos of LA. The main hiking trail is very steep, a mile long from the park entrance located on Jefferson Blvd. Some people don’t consider this a hiking trail but the way the concrete steps are set up will make […]