i took this when i went to los angeles in 2010, this is of hollywood boulevard :)
MARTIANS DESTROY CITY HALL! Well, a model of it, at least. The replica was built (and destroyed) for the 1952 production of “War of the Worlds.” Scott Harrison at Framework, the L.A. Times photo blog, has the story.
Photo: May 8, 1952: Los Angeles Times staff photographer, using a high-speed 35-millimeter camera, was present during special effects filming for the movie “War of the Worlds.” Credit: Phil Bath / Los Angeles Times / UCLA Archive
More spooky LA spots.
Tis the season.
Above: Pedestrians in downtown Los Angeles in the early 1900s with Grand Avenue trolley car in the background, and a fashionable woman steps off of a trolley in 1912.
The scene in downtown L.A. certainly has changed since the turn of the last century.
Photos: Los Angeles Times archives
Deftones - Romantic Dreams (w/ Jason Park) [Official Video] (x)
New Deftones video, shot entirely in LA.