Los Angeles on Christmas Morn
Photograph of the Downtown Los Angeles Skyline- taken in the early morning shortly before Christmas dawn, (note the green and red lights on the Bank of America tower).
One thing about Los Angeles- since you can get vantage points all around the city, it is a debate as to which skyline is the “proper” or “official” skyline…
Disco in Blue or Gold
One of my favorite parts of the holidays is The Grove being decorated- especially the disco stars and bows. I doubly like when they catch the reflections of certain lights or lighted signs. Above is a close-up of one star with a second behind it, catch the light from the “The Grove” marquee sign that hangs outside the theater.
Nhom Lo Lem Singing
Performance shot of the Vietnamese Pop trio Nhóm Lọ Lem (left to right- Thao, Du Pham & Bảo Nhi).
Merry Christmas from LA at The Grove 2013
Photograph of The Grove in Los Angeles taken this early this morning – Merry Christmas from all of us here at Mysidian Moments!
(Also Happy Mizumas for devout kitty fans)
Transit of Venus thru the Griffith Sundial
Back in May of this year, the last Transit of Venus in our lifetimes occurred. This was a grand event, with a rich history, ( http://www.transitofvenus.org/ ). Venus transits were used to gain the first realistic estimates of the size of the Solar System…
After viewing the spectacle through several telescopes and directly (with protection, of course!), I was heading out. But, when I passed the sundial and inspiration hit – and viola!
The Stars at The Grove
Okay, loving the Disco Stars and Bows the Grove is rocking for this year’s holiday season…
Xmas Tree and Fountain at The Grove
As this Black Friday draws down, a quick peak of one of my favorite places to go, The Grove in Los Angeles. A quick glimpse of the massive Christmas Tree in the rear, with the Water Fountain in the foreground- and if you look close, not only will you see Santa above, but the Hobbit below…