"I've loved aviation my whole life," says Robert Gluckman. Now an aerial camera operator for a news helicopter, he spends a lot of his time "in the air looking down."
Last year, Gluckman shot this photo of an Air China 777-300 jetliner in a familiar spot-- one he says he sees every time he flies over Los Angeles International Airport.
"There were a lot of obstructions in the way of that shot.Read more
To relax himself after a long week at work, Jorge Gonzalez will often take walks around Los Angeles to capture images of life in the city.
Earlier this month, he was shooting photos at Grand Central Market and was drawn to the shadows forming from the light hitting the wall.Read more
Hannah Kayleen MacKenzie and a friend were wandering the Hollywood Hills on a pictureseque Spring day in April.
They stumbled upon the empy lot of a home that had just been torn down to make room for a new development, and as a result were serendipitously treated to this view of downtown Los Angeles.Read more
When California Gold Rush seekers rolled their wagons through a dry valley in 1849, not everyone in the group lived to tell the tale. In their escape, one of the survivors said "Goodbye, Death Valley."Read more