Check out AudioVision, KPCC's new blog of visual journalism

Venus Transit

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Kimberly Huber and her daughter Clarity, 4, view the transit of Venus on June 5 at Griffith Obervatory.

Springs Fire

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Smokejumpers make their way towards a fire west of Thousand Oaks on May 2, 2013.

Wondercon 2013 Anaheim

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Kids play with an R2 M5 at WonderCon 2013.

Pole Dancing Convention

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Mary Caryl of Northridge participates in a pole dancing master class the International Pole Dancing Convention.

Banda El Salvador - 3

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Las Princesas Mayas accompany Banda El Salvador in Duarte, Calif. on December 30th, 2012.

Endeavour First Night

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The space shuttle Endeavour leaves Los Angeles International Airport on its way to the California Science Center. The 12-mile journey will take two days.

Almond Farm Bees - 1

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Dr. Gordon Wardell, beekeeper for Paramount Farms' almond farms in Lost Hills, Calif., pulls out a palate of rented honeybees. Paramount is the largest almond grower in the nation with 46,000 acres of almond trees across the San Joaquin Valley.

Aerial LA Los Angeles - 110 - downtown -

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The intersection of the 405 and 105 in Los Angeles.

Lancaster Zombie Walk - 1

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Milania and Beverly Halabi, center, begin a Zombie Walk along Lancaster Boulevard on Friday night.

Frank Evans

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Friends of Frank Evans, who was shot in South Central earlier this year, attend his funeral on April 23rd, 2012.

May Day Rally

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Protesters take up the front line of the May Day parade as it reaches 5th Street in Downtown Los Angeles on May 1, 2013.

01 - James Deen Feature

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Adult film actress Celeste Star holds a prop gun to James Deen's head on the set of the film Saving Humanity at a studio in Chatsworth, Calif.

Norwalk Weddings - 5

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Victor Sanchez and Karina Jara wait with their family before their wedding ceremony. The couple have been together for two years.

Paralympics Runner

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Katy Sullivan, a competitor in the 2012 Paralympic Games, was born without her legs and is one of two women with prosthetics above the knee to compete in the international competition.

As a loyal listener of KPCC, you know what public radio sounds like. Today, we are launching a new blog to give you an idea what public radio can look like.

This is something new: A blog of visual journalism from a radio station, which we call AudioVision.

The blog will showcase KPCC's brand of great visual storytelling. You can expect to find these things on AudioVision:

  • Compelling images from our team of talented visual journalists that tell the stories about Southern California that matter to the people of Southern California.
  • Curated slideshows of photos and videos produced by artists and visual storytellers from around our region that illuminate life in this special place
  • The best images and video from you, our audience, as well as a guide to the best ways to enrich your life through social and mobile photography on Instagram and beyond.
  • The best videos about Southern California and our lives here today.

AudioVision is hosted by our visual team, Grant Slater, Mae Ryan and Maya Sugarman.

You can follow AudioVision on Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook for a steady stream of visual delight and extras that didn't make their way onto the site.

If you have Instagram, you can follow KPCC where we post only the best from behind the scenes, our daily photo coverage and where we share your photos, too.

We always want to see your images. If you take a picture with your phone and post it to Instagram, just tag it #KPCC and we'll find it.

For you serious photographers, we have a Flickr group where you can submit your beautiful images of Southern California. Please share them with us.

Check it out and let us know what you think, either in the comments below, on our Facebook page or by email.


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