Snapshot of the model of the Space Shuttle Challenger, located in the Little Tokyo District of Downtown Los Angeles. This model is a memorial for Ellison Onizuka, who was one of the seven NASA astronauts who were assigned to Shuttle mission STS 51-L; the shuttle mission that ended in tragedy when the Challenger was destroyed shortly after liftoff.
Posts tagged ‘Japan’
Photograph of a sprig of Cherry Blossoms blooming before the spire of LACMA’s Japanese Pavillion.
A simple, stone lantern at the Japanese Garden in downtown Los Angeles; I especially like the flower hill at the base of the lantern. This was taken during a videoshoot for a completely unrelated project, but anyone who’s been in the movie/television industry* knows the saying, “Hurry Up and Wait”. So, I did a little side-shooting….
* also, the military