Oz

Oz

Looking from Treasure Island into San Francisco. I shot this during the official photowalk of the Google Plus Photography Conference. I shot a bunch of these after the walk was over because the light was a bit more dramatic. I wasn’t sure I was going to share...
Still Gray Lady

Still Gray Lady

My love of the San Francisco Bay Bridge dates back to the summer of 1983. I took the Amtrak “California Zephyr” from Ogden, Utah to San Francisco with an old friend from high school. Back then, flying was three times the money and I wanted an adventure. We...
“Blue is the Color of My Tears”

“Blue is the Color of My Tears”

The title of this is from a poem that Leta wrote about the color blue. Talk about a gut punch. Kid can write. I can’t help but attach all kinds of meanings to her words, but I have to stop that and take a step back. They are her words. They are about her. Grief...
Treasure Island Molting

Treasure Island Molting

This is from the Treasure Island photowalk I took part in as part of the Google Plus Photography Conference last week. One of my fellow walkers, Alan Allum (hit that link, he’s got some lovely flower shots), pointed me towards a building that was boarded up and...
Car Art

Car Art

I’m back from San Francisco. It was a great trip and so good to see my friends and meet new people. I attended the Google Plus Photography Conference that was run by Scott Kelby. Went on an official photowalk to Treasure Island and learned a few tricks about how...
Outer Sunset

Outer Sunset

When it’s not foggy, the magic hour light in the Sunset can be delicious. But it’s usually foggy. * * * Last night I got to shoot my friend’s band. The last time I did that was in 2001 with my Nikon Coolpix 990. Eleven years ago. It was great to hear...
Appetizer

Appetizer

Caught this guy on Market Street in front of Old Navy. Bucketman. This was his finale. Impressive. Daily affirmation: Stop trying to escape who you are. Turn and face it. Share...