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  • A bongo party the same year at a San Francisco club called Fox and Hounds.
    BURT GLINN
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    The Beat Goes On

    - Photographer Burt Glinn captured the previously monochromatic world of the Beat Generation in vibrant color — considerably heightening our appreciation of all levels of the Beats’ Bohemia.
“California Crazy” chronicles the history of some of the state’s more unusual structures, including The Brown Derby in Los Angeles (circa 1930).
JIM HEIMANN PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTION
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L.A.’s Playful Architecture

Cultural anthropologist Jim Heimann has collected scores of (mostly bygone) examples of "programmatic architecture" into his book “California Crazy: American Pop Architecture.”

Ramelli calls this “The Terminator View” because "The Terminator" movies 1 and 4 start with this view.
SERGE RAMELLI
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Los Angeles Lens

Serge Ramelli's latest photography book aims his lens on his adopted home of Los Angeles — a city in which this self-taught photographer still hopes to find fame.

COURTESY OF EAST LOS STREETSCAPERS
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Murals Under Siege

Chicano murals up and down the coast of California are in danger of disappearing but a new exhibit at the California Historical Society aims to protect and preserve these large-scale art pieces.

Through Lyon’s lens, San Francisco’s hills, streets and buildings have as much character as any human subject.
FRED LYON
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Shadow And Fog

Fred Lyon’s photographs at night transform San Francisco into a mystery of shadows and fog. Our Summer Issue features images from Lyon's newest book, "San Francisco Noir."

Pelicans soar past the lighthouse at Point Montara, north of Half Moon Bay.
GORDON WILTSIE
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Shooting On The Edge

Nature photographer and rock climber Gordon Wiltsie leaves the ledges of the Eastern Sierra for a journey along the California coastline.

Cougar Buttes plutonic granite formations, Lucerne Valley.
WALTER FELLER
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Just Desert

Walter Feller’s vivid photographs of the Great Western Desert helps bring Mary Austin’s classic desert fantasia “The Land of Little Rain” to life.