Here’s a digest of images I posted last week.
From the Archives of the Los Angeles Times:
Muhammad Ali talks man out of jumping: Boris Yaro’s 1981 photos of Ali saving a man. Framework
Know Your City No. 34 – Immanuel Presbyterian Church: Latest installment from the 1955-56 photography series. Framework
1932 Coliseum and City Hall aerial: The Coliseum during a USC - Notre Dame football game. Framework
1984 homeless community lays claim to downtown park: Small homeless group faces eviction - so a tent city can be set up for the homeless. Framework
Reggie Smith is hit, and then scores a hit: Steve Fontanini’s 1977 photos of fight between Dodgers’ Reggie Smith and Cubs’ Rick Reuchel. Framework
My main repost last week was, of course, Memorial Day 1911-1991: A look back at the holiday. Framework
Lest We Forget: Memorial day program at Conejo Mountain Funeral Home in Camarillo, California. Joe Rosenthal’s famous 1945 photo “Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima” was recreated. flickr album
Posted six images with theme #nightphoto, combined with grunge border from #polamatic. Harrysonpics on instagram
@latimesmultimedia: Contributed several From the Archives images to the Los Angeles Times Photography, Video and Multimedia page. @latimesmultimedia
My thoughts on images past and present.