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7/4/14-Something Current-Happy 4th from Los Angeles-Photography by Jon SooHoo

Fireworks over Los Angeles Fireworks over Los Angeles

9/12/13-Something Current-LAD-3,SF-2 by Jon SooHoo and Juan Ocampo/LA Dodgers

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7/21/13-Something Different-Goodyear Blimp Flight Over LA by Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers

Last week I was fortunate enough to be a passenger in the Goodyear Blimp .  Flying out of the Gardena facility we flew mainly over the 110 Harbor freeway towards Dodger Stadium to provide Fox with their aerial view for the Rockies/Dodgers game. Having flown in many helicopters, I was excited to see how different the view was from the Goodyear Blimp.

Excuse the photo geeky details….I carried three Nikon camera bodies with at 14-24, 28-300 and a 200-400. When I have flown in helicopters, we were usually 900 feet off the ground and the 400 was enough. But in the blimp, we were 2000 feet off the ground so my 200-400 should have been a 600mm instead as all of my friends on the field at Dodger Stadium look like ants.

It was hard enough to have the death grip on all of my cameras as it was so a 600 would have been a load to hang on to.

It was awesome to see a complete team effort that the Goodyear staff has to make sure the pilot takes off and lands safely by holding on tight to the rope connected to the blimp and running with it as the wind blows the blimp around.

According to Pilot in Charge Matthew St. John, the blimp uses 80 year old technology which he says works fine to this day.

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Senior Pilot Taylor Laverty

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Pilot in Charge of Spirit of America Matthew St. John….Looks easy just sitting there but he is pumping two foot pedals at a crazy pace the entire flight 3 hour trip to steer the blimp. His right hand is on a vertical wheel to go up and down.

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Taking off with Stub Hub Center (formerly Home Depot Center)in the background

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110 Freeway heading north

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110 North crossing with the 105 Freeway

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110 North packed with traffic

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Dodgers Dream Field at Athens Park

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110 North Traffic sucks!!!!!

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Looking west from the 110- The Faith Dome

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Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum and Sports Arena

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Museums and my alma mater USC in the background

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USC Galen Center on the left.

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Downtown LA

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Los Angeles Convention Center

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The Ritz and Marriott at LA Live

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110 and 10 Freeway crossing.

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The Red Carpet for the ESPYs

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My rival high school Belmont High School on lower left. Dodger Stadium ahead.

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Department of Water and Power—My dad’s workplace for many years

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LA City Hall in the upper right

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Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

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MTA Building

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My hometown of Silverlake

 

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Silverlake with the LA Observatory and Hollwood sign in the distance. My high school LA Marshall below the Observatory

 

 

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Elysian Park palm trees

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Over Dodger Stadium facing Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley

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Los Angeles Chinatown

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Echo Park lake

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Los Angeles Police Academy

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LA County Jail

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MTA Building and Piper Tech

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White Memorial Hospital where I was born a long time ago.

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County USC

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Looking north on Broadway. On upper left of Broadway is Lincoln High School

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On the hill is Wilson High School

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Alhambra

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Sunset Blvd

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Great place for breakfast is Nicks Cafe on Spring

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Park across the street from Nicks Cafe is Los Angeles State Historic Park

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As Greinke pitches a masterpiece and the Dodgers win in a fast 2hours and 15 minutes, flying back to Gardena we had to fly away from the rolling in fog and clouds.

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Riding 2000 feet off the ground in the blimp was a wonderful experience. The staff at Goodyear are really cool and they love what they do……as do I.

Thank you to pilot Matt for making my flight an experience to remember…

My images over Dodger Stadium will be posted soon.

J

 

 

5/9/13-Something Current-Vin Scully receives Lifetime Treasure Award…by Jon SooHoo/LA Dodgers

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Vin and Sandy Scully

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Jaime Jarrin and Vin Scully

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Renata Simril, Jaime Jarrin, Sandy and Vin Scully and Bob Wolfe

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Honorees Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong, Vin Scully and Placido Domingo

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LA City Councilman Herb Wesson, Jr, Vin and Sandy Scully, CCA President Carol E. Shatz, and LA City Councilman Tom LaBonge

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