Take a tour of L.A. in video-bites — just a sample of what's available in the format:
Local Vine star Curtis Lepore has 2.6 million followers for his mini-comedy sketches, plus accounts for his dog and his praying mantis.
"Desert Friends," billed as "the world's first Instagram TV show," plays out in 15-second episodes, a couple of which are vaguely amusing. Perhaps the world's second, third and fourth Instagram TV shows will get better.
Tours of the city
Go on a six-second trip on Fairfax
or enjoy a ride on the Bonaventure elevator with @LAHistory
Pete Halvorsen's videos, many of which feature glamour shots of the Manhattan Beach Pier, are like moving photographs set to music.