1200 S. Hope Street (alley side)

“I take photographs with love, so I try to make them art objects. But I make them for myself first and foremost, that is important.” 

Jacques-Henri Lartigue

1200 S. Hope Street (alley side)1200 S. Hope Street (alley side), Downtown Los Angeles, California, USA

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Copyright 2010 O. Bisogno Scotti  All Rights Reserved.


Nikon D3 DSLR, AF Zoom- Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED lens, focal length: 185 mm, exposure: f/11, 1/320 sec., ISO 200, handheld.

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6 thoughts on “1200 S. Hope Street (alley side)

  1. Another comment that resonates within me. I try to make them art, not there yet, but I do take my photos because I love seeing what I am seeing through my lens.

    B&W, so crisp, clean, clear. Such a sky, I especially like the shadows on the wall, a perfect mirror of the actual lights and pipes.
    This would make an exceptional digital painting don’t you think so?

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    • 1200 S. Hope Street was one block from the loft I was living in at the time. I determined the shadows were perfect between 11:00 and 11:30 am. For some reason, it took me about a year to get over there at that time of day. I am so glad I did.

      I love the sharpness so I think this one will always remain a b&w photograph.

      …and thanks for liking 1200 S. Hope Street.

      Cityscape by O. Bisogno Scotti

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