Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Erin Xavier's dog, Phoenix, looks out from under the bedsheets in Xavier's home.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Erin Xavier

A moment between strangers on the bus, captured in downtown L.A.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Rinzi Ruiz

Susan Catherine Weber photographs her mother in a moment of admiration of Vincent van Gogh's "Portrait of a Peasant" at the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Susan Catherine Weber

"Clouds on the ground, lit from underneath, the tall palm trees courageously marching into the fog, the sounds of the basin muffled, and all the way across the sparking lights," photographer Andrea Kreuzhage said of the scene outside her home in Baldwin Hills.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Andrea Kreuzhage

A worker cleans the facade of the Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown L.A.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jordan Dunn

A woman walks through a narrow strip of light in downtown Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Stephen Sakulsky / Stephen Sakulsky

Photographers trying to capture the sunset at Marina Del Rey.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jinish Shah

Wildflowers silhouetted by the setting sun off the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Erin Holness

A friend overlooks Griffith Observatory during the "golden hour" in this double-exposure photo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Jimmay Bones

Photographer Lizette Carrasco on her photo taken on the 6th St. bridge - "I wanted to depict L.A through my photography by capturing my shoes and the graffiti written in front of me."

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Lizette Carrasco

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Reader Photos: Best of Southern California Moments for January

This year’s best of Southern California Moments begins with a dog that’s just not ready to start his day. Other stunning shots this month include Rinzi Ruiz’s captured moment between two strangers on a downtown bus and Jordan Dunn showing us what you can find when you look up. Finally, Lizette Carrasco shows us that sometimes, the image you’re looking for is right at your feet.

Going forward, we ask you to continue submitting images – via Flickr, our own photo gallery, or by tagging us in a Facebook photo. And if you have suggestions, whether it is for a photo theme or challenge, or a feature you’d like to see, please reach out to us in the comments, or via Facebook or @socalmoments on Twitter.

In the meantime, in February we have an upcoming look at a local group of photographers that is focused on producing traditional street photography in a city stereotyped for an absence of pedestrian culture.

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2 Comments

  1. February 3, 2012, 9:18 am

    good…like it

    By: S.Davood
  2. February 27, 2012, 6:12 pm

    [...] Best of Southern California Moments for January [...]

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