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1911 streetcar congestion
  • Los Angeles Times

1911 streetcar congestion

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | May 2, 2013

Oct. 1911: Main street north of the Pacific Electric Building is congested with streetcars, pedestrians and vehicles. View Post»

May Day protest

May Day protest

Posted On: 10:19 a.m. | May 1, 2013

May Day has moved beyond its roots as an international workers' holiday to a day of international protest , with rallies and marches around the globe. View Post»

Pictures in the News | May 1, 2013
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Pictures in the News | May 1, 2013

Posted On: 9:21 a.m. | May 1, 2013

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reFramed: In conversation with WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY curator Anne Wilkes Tucker
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reFramed: In conversation with WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY curator Anne Wilkes Tucker

Posted On: 3:00 a.m. | May 1, 2013

Anne Wilkes Tucker is currently the Gus and Lyndall Wortham Curator of Photography at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston where she has worked since 1976. She founded the Photography Department at the museum that now has a collection of over 28,000 photographs. She has curated over forty exhibitions, the most recent being WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY: Images of Armed Conflict and its Aftermath. View Post»

Bubbles the chimp
  • Patrick Downs / Los Angeles Times

Bubbles the chimp

Posted On: 12:30 a.m. | May 1, 2013

Bubbles, owned by Michael Jackson, makes an appearance at Temple City K-Mart store to promote new line of toys called Michael's Pets. He's holding likeness of himself. View Post»

Starchasers: Behind the dreamlapse time-lapse video
  • Gavin Heffernan

Starchasers: Behind the dreamlapse time-lapse video

Posted On: 5:11 p.m. | April 30, 2013

Filmmaker Gavin Heffernan and friends are back with a sequel to their Death Valley time-lapse. They returned last month to captured the sights around and star trails above Death Valley's Racetrack Playa Lakebed.  John C. Brookins, a friend, come along to do a behind-the-scenes video. Watch them here: "STARCHASERS: BEHIND THE... View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 30, 2013
  • Charlie Riedel / Associated Press

Pictures in the News | April 30, 2013

Posted On: 10:09 a.m. | April 30, 2013

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On location: Movie buffs scour Alabama Hills for film locations dating back to the silent film era.

Movie buffs scour Sierra for film locations recent and historic

Posted On: 7:13 a.m. | April 30, 2013

Near Lone Pine in the Eastern Sierra, movie buffs are scouring the wilderness in search of locations to film scenes for Django Unchained--and as many as 700 other films shot in the area. It's the High Sierra's newest sport: Hiking to find rock formations and other natural features that pinpoint where scenes were shot for movies going back to the silent film era. View Post»


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