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Snapshots

  1. Central Los Angeles High School #9

    Snapshot Title: Central Los Angeles High School #9
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    This bizarre collection of structures on the old Fort Moore site and fomer headquarters of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD), actualy houses a High School of Visual and Performing Arts.



  2. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

    Snapshot Title: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Chandler_Pavilion Will open in a new tab or window

    Seen peering from between two office towers, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Counterbalances the Ahmanson on the opposite end of the Music Center....



  3. Ahmanson Theatre

    Snapshot Title: Ahmanson Theatre
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmanson_Theatre Will open in a new tab or window



  4. Catholic Church

    Snapshot Title: Catholic Church
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    Unusual modern architecture sets this church apart from more traditional designs. It is indeed an imposing structure if perhaps a bit odd.



  5. Dodgers Stadium

    Snapshot Title: Dodgers Stadium
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    Home of the Los Angeles Dodgers



  6. LA Center Studios

    Snapshot Title: LA Center Studios
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    www.lacenterstudios.com Will open in a new tab or window/

    This building, formerly housing the headquarters of Unocal Corporation, is familiar to many as the FBI headquarters in the recent TV show Numb3rs, and Philly Police HQ...



  7. How to Train Your Dragon?

    Snapshot Title: How to Train Your Dragon?
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  8. Western Exterminator Company

    Snapshot Title: Western Exterminator Company
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    www.west-ext.com Will open in a new tab or window/

    (This is not a commercial endorsement but this company and its logo have been a fixture in the area for generations)



  9. E. 1st Street Bridge

    Snapshot Title: E. 1st Street Bridge
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  10. Store your public here!

    Snapshot Title: Store your public here!
    Taken by: Keith Rodgerson

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

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  11. Los Angeles Conference Centre

    Snapshot Title: Los Angeles Conference Centre
    Taken by: Keith Rodgerson

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

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  12. AT&T Office Building

    Snapshot Title: AT&T Office Building
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    Long the tallest building in Los Angeles, this office tower housed the Occidental Life Insurance Corporation, later acquired by Transamerica. After that division relocated to another city, the buildin...



  13. Microwave Relay Tower

    Snapshot Title: Microwave Relay Tower
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    Probably abandoned in this age of ubiquitous ultri-high-capacity glass fiber, this tower provided interoffice trunking between major telephone switching centers in Los Angeles in decades past.



  14. Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

    Snapshot Title: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Chandler_Pavilion Will open in a new tab or window



  15. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Building

    Snapshot Title: Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Building
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  16. Chopper

    Snapshot Title: Chopper
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  17. Westin Bonaventure Hotel

    Snapshot Title: Westin Bonaventure Hotel
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bonaventure_Hotel Will open in a new tab or window



  18. Walt Disney Concert Hall

    Snapshot Title: Walt Disney Concert Hall
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disney_Concert_Hall Will open in a new tab or window



  19. Los Angeles Convention Center

    Snapshot Title: Los Angeles Convention Center
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  20. Staples Center

    Snapshot Title: Staples Center
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:



  21. Los Angeles City Hall Building

    Snapshot Title: Los Angeles City Hall Building
    Taken by: Ian Merritt

    Image: Downtown Los Angeles from Griffith Park
    Image Owner: Ian Merritt



    Description:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Los_Angeles_City_Hall Will open in a new tab or window