Anthony Samaniego
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Anthony Samaniego captures an ethereal Los Angeles

Anthony Samaniego
A “city series” photo reflects Samaniego’s method of capturing “a city that feels like it’s alive.”  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Delicately hued sunsets are part of the imagery in Samaniego’s “dreamscapes” collection.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Urban flora pop up in a “plantrait” piece.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Samaniego has snapped dozens of images over several years that show a fluid, ethereal side of the city that exists between the cracks.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
The downtown Los Angeles 2nd Street tunnel appears in Samaniego’s “Red Jacket” series of photographs. (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
“I really wanted a photo of L.A. for my apartment, and every one I looked at didn’t look quite right,” Samaniego said.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Samaniego’s mission? It remains personal.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
A snap from Samaniego’s “Red Jacket” series of photographs. (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
“I became obsessed, to shoot the right photo of L.A. I’m still searching,” Samaniego said.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
A snapshot from Samaniego’s “Dreamscapes” series.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
A snapshot from Samaniego’s “City Series,” with double and triple exposures of Los Angeles on a medium format film.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
A snapshot from Samaniego’s “Plantrait” series.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Samaniego gives his images motion and an almost digital feel by taking multiple exposures on the same negative, then tweaking the colors in post-production.  (Anthony Samaniego)
Anthony Samaniego
Samaniego shoots on a “big, clunky and robust” Mamiya camera.  (Anthony Samaniego)
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