Raymond Kwan Photography 關鍵恩 攝影
Griffith Observatory & Hollyhock House 2009-4-12
Pictures from a couple of attractions within a few miles of my apartment. :D
Shot with the 35L, 70-200/4LIS (with 1.4x extender) and the Tokina 11-16.
Completed in 1935, it just received a major renovation recently.
The dome on left houses a 12-in Zeiss telescope.
Track of the sun and moon on specific dates of the year.
Scale orbis of the Solar System.
Keck Central Rotunda.
A Foucault Pendulum that proves the rotation of the Earth.
One of the best and closest place to see the Hollywood Sign, 1.6mi to the NW.
Looking SW towards Century City, Westwood and the Pacific.
Downtown in smog, 5.5mi to the SE.
Looking straight south along Vemont Ave to Koreatown.
Recreation trails in Griffith Park.
Barnsdall Park, where the Hollyhock House is located, at lower right.
Main entrance to the Hollyhock House, built 1919-1921 by Frank Lloyd Wright.
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