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Friday Foto: L.A. Flipwalk #1

Back in 2004 and 2005, I did a series of flipwalks in my neighborhood in lower Manhattan: I would leave my house and flip a coin at every intersection to determine my route. After an hour, my timer would go off and I would photograph the block where I ended up. I posted the pictures […]

posted 4 March 2011 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Pancakes

Taken last week on Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. As people here like to say, “That’s so L.A.” (Which I guess is the West Coast equivalent of “Only in New York.”)

posted 18 February 2011 in Photos. 1 comment

Friday Foto: White Water

Taken in late December, when L.A. was getting its annual torrential rainstorms.

posted 4 February 2011 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Happy 2011

My neighbor’s upgraded his holiday lawn display since the last time I posted photos, two years ago. I hope you all have a wonderful year, full of joy and sunshine and dreams fulfilled.

posted 31 December 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: California Sky

posted 5 November 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Moving Sculptures

Taken yesterday at LACMA, just outside the new Resnick Pavilion.

posted 1 October 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Astronomers Monument

Just outside of Griffith Observatory, there’s an amazing piece of WPA art (technically PWAP, actually, but sponsored by the New Deal). The sculpture features six astronomers: Hipparchus, Copernicus, Galileo, Kepler, Newton, and Herschel.

posted 30 July 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Stanchion

Taken a few days ago, on a walk through Runyon Canyon. That’s part of an abandoned cement court, used years ago for both tennis and basketball.

posted 23 July 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Rubber Lake

Taken two weeks ago, on a walk around the Silver Lake reservoir. As far as I can tell, that’s an annex to the reservoir–currently empty except for what appears to be a whole lot of black foam rubber.

posted 2 July 2010 in Photos. no comments yet

Friday Foto: Shell Tree

Found recently on the beach:

posted 18 June 2010 in Photos. no comments yet