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Restoring the Wilshire Temple

Restoring Wilshire Boulevard Temple

For Los Angeles’ oldest Jewish congregation, this week’s High Holy Days marked the official unveiling of the long-overdue renovation of their storied Wilshire Boulevard...   View Post»

   

Faces of Fright

Pictures in the News | Oct. 10, 2012

In Wednesday's Pictures in the News: Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner's attempt to   View Post»

   

Libyan uprising retakes Ajdabiya

Libyan uprising retakes Ajdabiya

By Luis Sinco, Los Angeles Times The rebel forces of the Libyan uprising retook Ajdabiya today after a week of largely waiting for somebody else to do the dirty work. For...   View Post»

   

Faces of Fright

Best of 2010

Framework, including this From the Archives blog, went live in August. So this is not a full-year review, but heck, five months' worth of images leaves plenty to take a look at....   View Post»

Faces of Fright

They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.  So when I recently saw a set of images shot inside a haunted house in Canada called the Nightmares Fear Factory I wanted to transplant the idea to a haunted house in the Los Angeles area.  The Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor venue has 6 different mazes so after discussing the idea with their admin team I set my gear up inside in a key location.  Wearing all black – right down to gloves and cap – I hid in a dark recess and waited for reactions from the crowd. Many who noticed me had fear in their eyes, half expecting me to bound out from the shadows and scare them.  Happily for them, a deranged pirate was lurking around the next corner, ready to pounce. 

 The following portraits were all made in The Village of the Damned maze which is one of six Dark Harbor mazes at the Queen Mary.  The mazes will be open on Wednesday, Halloween night.

Rick Loomis

1 Comment

  1. October 31, 2012, 9:31 pm

    Thank you! I haven't laughed this hard in several months.

    By: mark@marknorman.com

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