A man holds up a sign on Newport Avenue in San Diego.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jeff BurgessLink
Bugler Jay Cohen walks toward the main track to play the call to post before the seventh race at Santa Anita Park.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ted FisherLink
A guard dog at a downtown L.A. graphics shop pauses from his barking.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Skylar AudLink
A self-portrait on a foggy night on San Vicente Boulevard near Bundy Drive.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Omid AkhavanLink
A young girl posing in a window suddenly changes to a startling expression.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Isaias MiguelLink
A 30-second exposure and a 10-stop neutral density filter created an ethereal exposure of the Santa Monica Pier just before sunset.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Eric NorrisLink
The owner of a tattoo shop on the Venice Beach boardwalk relaxes with his dog.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Todd HatakeyamaLink
A skee ball rolls down the lane at Playland Arcade on the Santa Monica Pier.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Michael YanowLink
Birds scatter as the sun sets at Santa Monica Beach.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mehdi BouquaLink
Malibu Canyon Road is illuminated by traffic at night.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: David KnightLink
A shoe dangles from a utility wire with the downtown L.A. skyline silhouetted in the background.
PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jimmay BonesLink
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