This aerial photograph was taken in 1923 and shows us the where Laurel Canyon Rd emerges from the Hollywood hills into West Hollywood. Laurel Canyon isn’t the curving road in the middle of the shot, but the one trailing out of the hills on the right. Of particular interest (to me, at least) is that in the bottom right corner, we can ju-u-u-u-ust see a glimpse of Alla Nazimova’s home that in a few years’ time she’d turn into the Garden of Allah Hotel.
Wind Wolves: Sheep Stop Vista by Wayne Wong on Capture Kern County // After about an hour after our bear stop, we had descended to San Emigdio Canyon and gone up a trail westward where a flock of sheep blocked our path. This vista was one of the most panoramic and intriguing scenes we saw the entire day. There is nothing like the golden hour before sunset to bring out the texture of the land .