This is the oldest cemetery in Los Angeles and it is hidden in one of the busiest areas of the city. If you want a quieter alternative to karaoke and Korean BBQ, take a trip to Koreatown and wander amongst the ancient headstones of Rosedale Cemetery, established in 1884.
This cemetery does a great job at remaining hidden, and chances are you will be the only one taking a stroll amid some of the final resting places of Los Angeles’ pioneering citizens. It was built in 1884, and is the oldest extant cemetery in Los Angeles.
It is huge, so I recommend setting aside a whole afternoon to explore this place. There are lots of old trees, mixed in with the obligatory mass of palm trees, and lots of great spots for a picnic or an afternoon with a good book. The statuary here is some of the most amazing I have ever seen – lots of angels, saints, children with missing limbs, etc.
The two major film stars that have been laid to rest at this cemetery are Hattie McDaniel of ‘Gone With the Wind’ fame, and Anna May Wong, an exotic silent film star. Also buried here is jazz great Art Tatum.
Take a trip off the beaten track and visit this historic treasure trove of photo ops!
Jesse Burke, an established photographer and director, shares with us a collection of photos that embrace the complicated relationship humans have with nature, utilizing the Daguerreotype Achromat Lens to blend the two identities in to a dream-like quality.
Speak of South Korea and, chances are, the bustling capital city Seoul and the charming island of Jeju would be the first destinations to come to mind—and for very good reasons. But while these top tourist draws are definitely worth the visit, the rest of the country is dotted with many more gems often unheard of to outsiders. Here are a few of them.
Rozette Rago is a photographer based in Los Angeles, California. She takes incredible images of people and places, but in this interview we focus a bit on her music photography, which she does so well.
Ever wanted to reproduce the mood of alternative photography but find the materials too costly? Worry no more, we have a list of films to give you unique coloring and a distinct, life-in-retrospect look.
The Korean Peninsula is very mountainous, especially in North Korea. The landscape has affected the mentality and economy of its state. The beauty of Mount Kumgang and other mountains ignited myths and tales for a whole nation living on a rock.
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Emotional connectivity is established when a photograph can close the distance between the image and the viewer. Enrico Doria's visual diary in "Esprits" removes the barrier of his perceived reality to let others experience the surreal and extraordinary world.
Beyond the hustle and bustle of the Melting Pot of the World lies a bizarre underground maze shrouded in fearful mystery and urban legends. Photographer Kealan Shilling and his friends dare to wander around the Gates of Hell for a bold yet memorable adventure.
We spend copious amounts of time stalking camera forums and researching specifications that "hunter" seems a more fitting term than "collector." And yet, when the time comes to pack all this game—the new or thrillingly ancient cameras—we DIY padding on the spot. (Guilty of trying to avoid the unappealing gear bag from the department store.) Last year though we stocked up on camera bags that are as cool as they are protective. Here are some of them.
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Alternative folk act Bear's Den is set to embark on a UK tour to promote the album "Islands," which was released in October 2014. But before going on tour, the British trio, composed of Andrew Davie (vocals, guitar), Kevin Jones (vocals, drums) and Joey Haynes (vocals, banjo), captured some of their summer memories on film with the Sprocket Rocket.
After 176 years of being in the business, the Bourne & Shepherd Studio, one of the oldest photography studios in the world, has recently closed down. Good news is the early photographs of Samuel Bourne and Charles Shepherd has been archived to the public.
Lennart Normann's first encounter with Lomography happened during a curiosity-fueled trip to a local gallery store. This quick visit introduced him to a creative, colorful, and crazy analogue movement he never knew existed. Five years since, he's now ready to share his dreamy and minimalist photographs to the rest of the community.
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