Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

The first time I was in Venice Beach was the summer of 1988. In almost 30 years, the place has not changed that much: still the same palm trees, a few dropouts and roller skaters. October 2016. L’été 1988 est la première fois où je suis allé à Venice Beach. En presque 30 ans, l’endroit n’a…

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

A group of school girls and their teacher have got off their bus at the Griffith observatory in the Hollywood hills. They are now in front the bust of James Dean. Two sequences of his ‘Rebel without a cause’ movie were shot there a few months before his death. October 2016. Un groupe d’écolières et…

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

Cabo Cantina is a bar on Hollywood boulevard where young people meet. The music is so loud that you can hardly speak. October 2016. Cabo Cantina est un bar sur Hollywood boulevard où se retrouvent les jeunes gens. La musique est si forte qu’on peut à peine parler. Octobre 2016.

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

If you go to Venice Beach, this crazy lady will be pleased to etch your name on a grain of rice. October 2016. Si vous passez par Venice Beach, cette dame un peu cinglée sera ravie de graver votre nom sur un grain de riz. Octobre 2016.

Los Angeles

Los Angeles, California

The Californians claim that Venice beach is the skating capital of the world. It is true that there is a strong concentration of skaters there in the evening. August 2001. Les Californiens prétendent que Venice beach is la capitale mondiale du roller skate. Il est vrai qu’il y a là chaque soir une forte concentration…

Los Angeles, California

The bodybuilders at Muscle Beach are one of the main attractions of Venice Beach. Nothing to see with Venice. August 2001. Les bodybuilders de Muscle Beach sont un des principaux centres d’intérêt de Venice Beach. Rien à voir avec Venise. Août 2001.

Los Angeles, California

Most people come to the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre for the hand and foot imprints in cement of around 200 movie stars. The tourists then realize there is nothing really exciting to visit in Hollywood. July 1999. La plupart des gens viennent au « Grauman’s Chinese Theatre » (Théâtre chinois de Grauman) pour les empreintes de pieds et…