While killing some time waiting for Tuesday night’s downtown bike ride, I rolled around taking snaps of some of the local dramatic landmarkery (click to biggify):

The First Congregational Church of Los Angeles

The rear of the Bullocks Wilshire Building with beacon lit.

What I find most interesting about the two buildings is that the department store, opened in 1929, predates the cathedral like church that’s situated a block north by three years.