Inside the City ... Outside the Box
Los Angeles pictures and stories by Laurie Allee

Monday, July 11, 2016

Noir Interlude...

Just a little noir photo safari ... from Pasadena, through downtown LA, across mid city, over to Culver City, creeping into the west side and Santa Monica.

(I'm inspired, as you might guess, by this guy.)

Music: 2 Die 4 by Jeff Oster

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Hollywood Flashback

Hollywood Boulevard, 1990


Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Welcoming Entrance...

Pasadena and South Pasadena have some of the most charming homes.  This one is right on the border, so I'm not sure which city can actually claim it, but it sure has a friendly vibe.

Friday, June 10, 2016

Seen in Pasadena

This sign brought to us by either a very considerate film crew, or a very clever terrorist.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Freeway Noir

Carpooling?  Picture taking.  On the 134 between Pasadena and Burbank you'll find this overpass.  (It looks moody in black and white on a cloudy day.)

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Along the Arroyo Seco

Where can you find hawks, hiking trails, stables, canopied streets and glorious sunset views?  Just ten minutes from downtown Los Angeles along the historic Arroyo Seco.

Come along with me for a photo tour of the scenery.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Looking Up and Around...

It's been a mild-mannered winter around here.  Here are a few views from the San Gabriel Valley as we head into spring...