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DaveofCali
Dec 23, 2006, 7:49 AM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/c/c7/274851934_bfe9d6728c_b.jpg

Yeah, thats all industrial area southwest of Los Angeles downtown, with the Los Angeles River going through. Wilshire Center and Hollywood skylines are visible just beyond the Downtown Los Angeles skyline.

mSeattle
Dec 23, 2006, 8:03 AM
Yes, very interesting. LA should build a lot of 300'-500' buildings to fill in the height gap between the midrises and the skyscrapers. Very impressive still.

Quixote
Dec 23, 2006, 8:19 AM
My dream is for all that industrial space to one day eventually become part of Downtown LA. Though that probably won't happen any time soon.

der Reisender
Dec 23, 2006, 9:42 AM
would be cool to get that same shot in 10 yrs and see how it will change with everything proposed/UC in LA. its a great picture

Urban Zombie
Dec 23, 2006, 11:16 AM
That's a fantastic shot.

dktshb
Dec 23, 2006, 6:20 PM
I'd love to see a giant park along the LA River there where it is now all industrial warehouse. Impressive photo nonetheless

bmfarley
Dec 23, 2006, 6:35 PM
^ Yes! i don't live in LA... I'm in San Diego. I know that the concrete lined LA River is to assist with flood protection and make the water exit the area faster, but if it were returned to a park-like environment.. perhaps with cafe's over looking the river... it might look quite nice and become a much more attractive area to visit. You think?

phillyskyline
Dec 23, 2006, 10:32 PM
So much room for development! Thanks for the pic.

dktshb
Dec 23, 2006, 10:37 PM
So much room for development! Thanks for the pic.

Or redevelopment. The area as a whole is pretty much developed.

gatt
Dec 31, 2006, 6:09 PM
impressive!

Buckeye Native 001
Dec 31, 2006, 11:39 PM
Methinks its time for a new desktop pic. :tup:

Wheelingman04
Jan 1, 2007, 6:21 AM
Beautiful. I have never seen a photo of LA from that vantage point.