Cell-e-Brate - Final CELLspace Jam in San Francisco on Saturday 8/30/2014

Since 1998, CELLspace in San Francisco's Mission was a locus for unique cultural, artistic, and community events.The space is also known as a world famous practice venue within the street dance community and many events were held there such as Mighty 4, Solidify, Momentum, Who Can Roast the Most, and Burning Sessions to name just a few.Sadly CELLspace lost its lease and will be closing its
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Mono Lake in 360° Panorama

Those that know me know that my favorite getaway in California is to hit the road and get on the US 395 -- specifically the segment that crosses the Mojave Desert and Owens Valley and then passes east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range all the way on to Carson City. I love everything about the 395 from soaking in hot springs to camping in the fresh mountain air. But two of my most favorite places
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Foster the People's "Supermodel" Mural in #DTLA Gets Pwned

By its very nature, street art and mural art is impermanent so my efforts in documenting it with immersive panoramic technology helps to preserve the fact that a piece even existed.Case in point: earlier this year I posted this panorama of the epic Foster the People "Supermodel" mural that was painted across the side of a historic building in Downtown L.A. Yesterday, August 5, 2014, the Los Angeles
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I ♥︎ San Francisco Street Art

I ♥︎ SF by Icy and SotThis past weekend on August 2nd and 3rd, 2014, Flickr members around the world organized photo walks to celebrate the best photo community on the planet for a Global Street Art Photo Walk.The theme for the weekend "street art". Yep, it was literally right up my alley. It included graffiti, murals, stencils, installations, wheat pastes and more.  If it was art and
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Sunday Night Lights in the NoHo Arts District on Roundme

Every Sunday evening this June and July, Sunday Night Lights is happening for people to come and create, dance, listen, slam and express something. It goes from 7pm to 11pm in the NoHo Arts District at the Secret Rose Theater on Magnolia.Sunday Night Lights is hosted by Off the Wall Graffiti, a fantastic non-profit organization that helps youth express themselves creatively without having
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Virtual Tour of Las Vegas Street Art Featuring Works by Alexis Diaz, AWARE, D*Face, Doze Green, Vhils and Zio Zeigler

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas -- literally!Last year, the Life is Beautiful Festival, backed by Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, was held in Downtown Las Vegas and a number of street artists were invited to participate to give the Fremont East Entertainment District a makeover. The festival has long since ended but the works of Alexis Diaz, AWARE, D*Face, Doze Green, Vhils and Zio Zeigler have been left
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Valley of Fire in 360° Panorama on Roundme

Recently I discovered this new website to showcase my panoramic images called Roundme. The image quality that Roundme offers is super sharp with an elegant user interface making the site highly effective for an immersive view. I really like what they have to offer and I hope you will too. I think this platform is so cool, I've gone and updated all of this year's blog posts to feature the same images
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DTLA in 360° Panorama Series: "Redemption of Angels" by DTOAR / Fin DAC

View on Google MapsAnother ab-fab-collab for the City of Angels Arts District is by DTOAR (pronounced detour, an acronym for the "Drunken Taxicabs of Absolute Reality") and Fin DAC. This piece is entitled "Redemption of Angels" and was completed a year ago last April.Across the street is the the Coca-Cola Company building built in 1915 that replaced the company's  former location on San Pedro
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Introducing the new RICOH THETA

Spherical Image - RICOH THETA Imagine my surprise when, earlier today, the UPS guy delivered a package to my door from Ricoh USA. At first I was mystified. I wondered to myself "What is this? I didn't order any camera gear!"I ripped open the box with excitement and inside was a brand new Ricoh Theta, a one-shot 360 panoramic camera that's just arrived on the market.The New RICOH THETAThe enclosed
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