Divine Infants

Miniature baby Jesus statues at a Botanica in Los Angeles. Photo by Jim Newberry.

I went to three different Botanicás in L.A.’s Westlake neighborhood, hoping to shoot environmental portraits of the proprietors inside. None wanted to be photographed, but they all graciously allowed me to take non-portraits inside their establishments. The baby Jesus statuettes did not protest.

Graffiti murals in Highland Park: 360° panorama

360° panoramic photo of Graffiti murals in Highland Park, Los Angeles, by  Jim Newberry.Click the image for an immersive, 360° view. I shot this in an alleyway off Figueroa St, across from the Highland movie theater in L.A.


Levi Ponce

Artist Levi Ponce in Pacoima, Los Angeles. Photo by Jim Newberry. Artist Levi Ponce in Pacoima, Los Angeles, standing in front of a mural he painted of Cheech Marin. Photo by Jim Newberry.

Last weekend I shot portraits of artist Levi Ponce, in Pacoima, where he grew up and where you can find many murals he’s painted, like the one above depicting Cheech Marin. Check out more of his work here.

Westlake, Los Angeles

Woman, child, and baby walking in an alley off 8th St. in Los Angeles. Photo by Jim Newberry.

8th Street, near MacArthur Park, August 22, 2014.

Hollywood Boulevard

Mannequin head in storefront window on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles. Photo by Jim Newberry.

August 20, 2014.


Mannequin head x-ray. Photo by Jim Newberry.

Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles. August 16, 2014.



Portland, Oregon, July 29th, 2014

Seattle Pigeon

Colorful photo of pigeon on a blue trashcan with graffiti in background. Photo by Jim Newberry.

July 27th, 2014