Our June edition of Extra Frames features images showcasing the kick-off of summer, including music festivals, beach days and more.
Extra Frames is a monthly compilation of images captured by Long Beach Post photographers that are, well, extra. The photos were not used in a story for one reason or another but are too good to simply fade into obscurity and languish in the archives, forever unpublished.
The popular roaming pizza pop-up has been a well-known hit around the Southland for a decade with their five-grain, naturally leavened sourdough crust and ingredient-focused signatures.
The free event marks the start of the race weekend with stunt motorcycles and freestyle motocross demonstrations, which took over Shoreline Drive with a pit stop competition.
Long Beach long-time photojournalist Stephen Carr ended his year by photographing the snow-capped San Gabriel Mountains from various spots throughout Long Beach after the first major winter storm swept through Southern California.
The sights and celebrations of the 2021 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Growing up with Jaliscan parents, seeing Latin food cooked so differently fascinated Agustín Romo, owner of Peruvian restaurant Casa Chaskis in West Long Beach. Peruvian gastronomy, for instance, has been heavily influenced by an influx of Asian immigrants to the region over centuries. These influences show through characteristics such as the use of woks while sauteing or stir-frying noodles and rice.
“I just wanted to make something I grew up eating.”
What to even say about water? It covers 71% of the Earth’s surface, it takes up 60% of our bodies, it’s 95% of your favorite beer and it can be beautiful.