Column: Vandalism or street art. What the graffiti-tagged high-rises say about L.A.

From a parking lot on the corner of 12th and Figueroa streets, Michael Lopez carefully piloted his drone through the skyline surrounding L.A. Live. A video screen showed the drone slowly rising. Things kept getting better and better until he finally took a shot almost straight from Ansel Adams. San Gabriel Mountains covered in clouds. […]