Week of May 1, 2016.
Here’s a digest of images I’ve posted in the last week.
From the Archives of the Los Angeles Times:
Sleeping atop a bike: Ken Hively’s 1983 image of a sleeping homeless woman magically suspended mid-air. Framework.
Corvette spin out: A 1958 four-photo sequence by Art Rogers of a non-injury race track accident. Framework.
Dr. George: Larry Bessel 1978 portrait of KABC-TV meteorologist Dr. George Fischbeck. Framework.
1985 speedboat accident at Irvine Lake: Thomas Kelsey’s page one image after 9-year-old girl killed at Drag Boat race. Framework.
Los Angeles from atop the Occidental Life Building: 1965 images by Larry Sharkey of downtown Los Angeles originally posted in 2014. Framework.
Watts Towers: New images taken during an April 24th visit to The Watts Towers. The structures were built by Simon Rodia between 1921 and 1954. flickr album.
My thoughts on images past and present.