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LA’s Provocative American Apparel Billboards Found in Unusual Places

Alleman began photographing LA’s American Apparel billboards after encountering one atop an auto shop; it pictured four leotard-clad ladies, he explains, perfectly mirroring an adjacent set of quadruplet satellite dishes. Unlike highway billboards, the’s “Junior Posters” that cover the lower-income neighborhoods of eastern Los Angeles are only about twelve feet wide and six feet tall, positioned just above the heads of passing pedestrians. The posters, made possible with space bought by Lamar Outdoor Advertising, alternate regularly, reports Alleman, and they have become an integral element of the urban landscape

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