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Photos: Superheroes of L.A. Take To The Streets

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Man of Steel hits theaters today but he's not the only superhero in town. Far from it! Your ordinary citizens of L.A. can morph into Batgirl, Captain America or yes, even Superman himself (or herself) at a moment's notice. Add in some super street art and you've got a trend of heroic proportions.