Arts & Culture

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Best Camera Shops In Los Angeles

With a camera on every phone, one might not think there’s a need for an actual hand held camera. Professional photography though is abundant in Los Angeles. Whether you’re a serious hobbyist or professional, check out these best camera shops in Los Angeles.

05/19/2015

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Ask An OC Expert: How To Take Better Pictures With Your Phone

Today, everyone has the capability to be a photographer without using professional equipment. Local filmmaker, Mahyar Alahyari has five tips that will help you best capture any moment from your phone.

05/18/2015

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Ask A Los Angeles Expert: How To Take Better Pictures With Your Phone

An expert photographer known for celebrity shots of supermodels, Peter Duke is always in front of the A-list of Hollywood glam. Now, he’s telling his secrets of taking great shots with your cellphone to capture the best of every moment.

05/18/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In OC

Local museum calendars are busy this spring and summer with plans to introduce new exhibits and artwork. Each exhibit appeals to a wide audience and will give museum visitors the special occasion to take in the wonder of history, science and art. Orange County museums have curated everything from the mysteries behind Sherlock Holmes, how an astronaut lives in space, and the next generation of Chinese and American artists. Take a look at the best five new exhibits coming to Orange County.

05/11/2015

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Best Patriotic Ways To Observe Memorial Day

Families can preserve the sanctity of Memorial Day while maintaining hope for the future and joy in the present. No matter what state you call home, there are many ways to mark the day.

05/11/2015

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Foursquare On The Pin Ep 4: NYC’s New Whitney Museum & Other Art Favorites

This episode of Foursquare on The Pin covers New York City’s new Whitney Museum and other art favorites.

05/05/2015

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Best Ways To Celebrate National Teacher Day In Los Angeles

National Teacher’s Day is a day to take time and recognize teachers who make a difference in our lives. From pre-schools to colleges, National Teacher’s Day is an open appreciation day to get creative with ways to say, “Thank you for all you do.”

05/04/2015

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A Night At The Laguna Playhouse

Take a night to enjoy the best places to grab food, enjoy some upcoming shows at the playhouse and post-show activities in the Laguna Beach area.

05/03/2015

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Best Movies Filmed In OC

Hollywood films are filled with multimillion dollar budgets, A-list stars and production that takes place in various locations. Many times, these films shot in local areas like Orange County in Southern California. Here are some of the best movies filmed in OC that range from dramas, comedies and action-packed suspense genres.

05/02/2015

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Best Places For Arts & Crafts For The Whole Family In Los Angeles

Arts and Crafts is the fun part of parenting. Getting kids involved with great ideas from these creative providers and project centers brings the family together for quality time. Whether you’re a parent or just a child at heart, you’ll love these suggestions.

05/01/2015

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Best Art Classes In OC

Whether you want to polish your existing art skills or learn something new, try these places for classes that will definitely make you a better artist.

04/27/2015

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Best Spring Festivals In Los Angeles

There are lots of things to do in LA, and festivals are always a fun way Angelenos spend some quality time out in the fresh air.

04/27/2015

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Best Cinco De Mayo Events In Orange County

Cinco de Mayo is here, and these five Orange County venues boast events that help you celebrate in style.

04/22/2015

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Best Spring Festivals In OC

Ring in spring with entertainment, community activities, art, diversity, films and food. From more traditional community festivals to a refined film fest and a weekend full of live blues, you can celebrate with the entire family or plan a day with just adults.

04/20/2015

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Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In Los Angeles

Earth Day is a day set aside to celebrate Mother Earth and acknowledge the need to raise awareness for the need to protect the environment that we live in. It is a day that people in cities around the world gather to share products and ideas that shed light on innovations in science geared toward the preservation of our natural resources.

04/19/2015

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