From short to tall, new to old, at this vantage point, each building will glow underneath the setting sun in downtown Los Angeles. But be careful—only if you visit during the right months can you capture the sun behind the city.
(follow local drone regulations and permit requirements if flying a drone)
How to get there
N34° 02' 34.723"W118° 14' 01.4186"
Find street parking near the intersection of E 4th St and Molino St. The Arts District has lots of restaurants and Museums with parking options as well.
Find somewhere safe and secure to launch your drone, preferably out of sight from other people.
To get this exact angle showing the intersection of E 4th St. & E. 4th Pl., fly your drone at about 25-40 feet (safely above / near the black art sculpture located in the parking lot).
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