I always love looking for moments and cool graphic details at corporate business events like this.

The North Torrance High School JRROTC color guard presents the US Flag and California State Flag before the grand opening of the new Walmart discount store in Torrance, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012. The store, which was the first location to open in Los Angeles County since 2006, was built inside of a former Mervyn’s clothing location. © 2012 Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

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Part of my first assignment as a contract photographer with the Los Angeles Times:

Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after a home run in the third inning, bringing in Andre Ethier #16, left, in for two runs during the MLB Baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Miami Marlins at Dodger Stadium on Friday, August 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. © 2012 Patrick T. Fallon/For the Los Angeles Times

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An Occupy protester walks through the chalk drawings in Perishing Square during Downtown ArtWalk on Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

An Occupy protester walks through the chalk drawings in Perishing Square during Downtown ArtWalk on Thursday, August 9, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Green Day Fans

Annie Dolan, 17, of Phoenix Az., jumps into the air to catch a glimpse of Billie Joe Armstrong as he arrived for his show with Green Day at the Echoplex in Los Angeles, Calif. on Monday, August 6, 2012. Tickets sold out quickly for the show online, with many attendees learning about it via social media sites. Dolan drove to LA with her sister Katie last night from Arizona, they tried to buy tickets online but were unsuccessful, trying to talk their way into the show Monday night. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Riverside firefighters check their equipment as a home burns after a hard fought battle to prevent the fire from overtaking the home on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 in Murrieta, CA. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

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Protesters spill into Harbor Blvd., blocking traffic as police on horseback use batons to try to control the crowd of people protesting the Anaheim Police Department on Sunday, July 29, 2012 in Anaheim, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Protesters spill into Harbor Blvd., blocking traffic as police on horseback use batons to try to control the crowd of people protesting the Anaheim Police Department on Sunday, July 29, 2012 in Anaheim, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Daisy Gonzalez, 16, is tackled to the ground after being chased by police officers in riot gear as they arrest her for failure to disperse. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

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Genevive Huizar, mourns the loss of her son with family and friends of Manuel Diaz, including Jose Herrera, center right, on North Anna Drive near the scene where he was killed by police on Monday, July 23, 2012 in Anaheim, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Genevive Huizar, mourns the loss of her son with family and friends of Manuel Diaz, including Jose Herrera, center right, on North Anna Drive near the scene where he was killed by police on Monday, July 23, 2012 in Anaheim, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Famed mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne poses for a portrait at the Music Academy of the West on Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Santa Barbara, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Famed mezzo-soprano Marilyn Horne poses for a portrait at the Music Academy of the West on Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Santa Barbara, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Santa Monica Beach Day

Ricky Echols (III), 3, plays with his uncle Elijah Deloney, 14, in the water at the beach on Friday, July 20, 2012 in Santa Monica, Calif. Echols came down from Sacramento with his family to visit the beach. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Burger’s attic-aged ham, creminelli’s mocetta, shaft’s ellie’s vintage blue, cow’s milk, and cypress grove’s bermuda triangle, goat’s milk, and cracked walnuts, as prepared for a portrait by Chef Josie LeBalch at Next Door by Josie on Friday, July 20, 2012 in Santa Monica, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

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Occupy LA Returns

A lone Occupy Los Angeles protester sits inside the park at City Hall before it closed for the evening on Thursday, July 19, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. He was later joined by three others just after 10pm, the four protesters who stayed until the park closed at 10:30pm wanted to show that Occupy LA is still alive. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Kara Smith and Brit Smith, the designers of the label ELKIN, pose for a portrait at their studio Wednesday, July 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Decorating her dance routine with a Catwoman mask and sporting a Frankenstein tattoo – a homage to her love of classic horror films – “Tara” performs at Goldfingers Gentlemans club during the weekend of Comic-Con 2012 on Sunday morning, July 15, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. The club sent promoters to hand out coupons outside the convention center, which saw the Comic-Con weekend as one of it’s busiest last year. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Dressed as the Joker, Coy Jandreau, right, made new friends as they noticed the connection between artist Daniel Jaimes’ drawing of the Joker on the wall and his face paint at The Merk restaurant during Comic-Con 2012 on Thursday, July 12, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

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Satine Phoenix poses for a portrait wearing her ears at Comic-Con 2012 on Saturday, July 14, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Filmmaker and actor Morgan Spurlock poses for a portrait with the Skype superheroes Christen Montero and Aliso Connell at the Wired Magazine Cafe at Comic-Con 2012 on Friday, July 13, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Dripping with fake blood and lots of paint, participants gather for the Zombie Walk through the streets of the Gas lamp district at Comic-Con 2012 on Friday, July 13, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

Dripping with fake blood and lots of paint, participants gather for the Zombie Walk through the streets of the Gas lamp district at Comic-Con 2012 on Friday, July 13, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)


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Meredith Placko as Lilith of Borderlands, Courtney Hagans as the Joker’s girlfriend Harley Quinn with Melanie Watson as Catwoman, Bethany Jones as Mario and Madison Benitez as Luigi, pose for portraits outside the San Diego Convention Center during Comic-Con 2012 on Thursday, July 12, 2012 in San Diego, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)

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Jerry Brown

California Governor Jerry Brown, center, flanked by Attorney General Kamala Harris, left, and Maria Cabildo of the East LA Community Corporation, right, signs a homeowner bill of rights foreclosure legislation at the Ronald Reagan State Building on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in Los Angeles, Calif. (Patrick T. Fallon/Los Angeles Times)