On a Sunday afternoon in the Westside, Russ Dyrli was planning to walk to the Santa Monica Pier to watch the sunset through the pylons, but the sight of a blooming century plant over the Pacific Coast Highway stopped him in his tracks.
He waited there for 20 minutes for the sun to drop to the top of his frame before making his image with a Canon 7D Mark II.Read more
Liz Fisher captured this image at LAX, after rushing off a plane to beat the crowds. As she sped toward the staircase, she spotted a "Welcome to Los Angeles" sign, something she had never noticed before. She snapped a photo with her iPhone 6s.
It was the perfect way to mark her three-year anniversary of living in Los Angeles.
"The timing just worked out," she said.Read more
Luis Moreno captured this image while having lunch with his family in Pico Rivera.
After spotting a few people riding horses nearby, he took out his camera. He knew he had his shot when a lone rider was all that remained in his frame.
"This photo represents everything we love about California: its beautiful weather, awesome landscapes and the ability to go from mountains to oceans," he said.Read more
Armineh Hovanesian captured this photo during a family outing at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on Sunday.
She looked across the street and was struck by the color and design of the Petersen Automotive Museum. She snapped this photo with her iPhone 6.
"I noticed the person walking under the curve and had managed to capture the moment I had envisioned," she said.Read more