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Eye Candy

December 13, 2013

7-261-9  stock photo of Clouds, Sunset on fogWith all the eye candy presented online it is easy to get jaded, to see such images as commodities, commercialized, trite and clichéd. But that is not the whole story…..

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Memorial Day 2011

May 29, 2011

4-524-9  stock photo of California, San Francisco, Military Cemetery, Presidio, GGNRAWe haven’t had many war veterans in our family. My mother served as a nurse in the British Army during World War II and was initially stationed in Normandy just after D-Day….

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Fort Point and the Golden Gate Bridge

February 20, 2010

8-720-66  stock photo of California, San Francisco, Fort Point beneath Golden Gate Bridge
Directly underneath the landmark Golden Gate Bridge, hidden from the view of the steady stream of daily commuters and tourists, lies a surprising and secrete treasure – a Civil War era brick and mortar fort built to protect the San Francisco Bay from unknown invaders, and now an unlikely tourist attraction……

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Waves

January 29, 2010

2-221-20 stock photo of California, San Francisco Bay, Waves

This timeless and tranquil image of waves was selected by the book designer for the title page of my San Francisco Bay book…

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Saving the Bay documentary on PBS

October 15, 2009

2-410-925  stock photo of California, San Francisco Bay, Angel Island State ParkProducers Ron Blatman and Miles Saunders have put together a masterful 4-part HDTV documentary on the long story of Saving San Francisco Bay. Parts 3 and 4 air tonight Oct 15th at 8pm on KQED TV in San Francisco (repeated on Sunday). Don’t miss it.

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New Sources of Travel Photography

August 31, 2009

1-62-78  stock photo of California, San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge roadway

In 2008 over 16 million people visited San Francisco and most of them had cameras. Many of them also saw the Golden Gate Bridge and posted their tourist photos online…

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Zodiac Movie

July 11, 2009

Golden Gate Bridge used in composite for publicity for Zodiac movie by Paramount Pictures.

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San Francisco from Mount Tamalpais

February 28, 2009

2-236-11  stock photo of California, Marin County, San Francisco and hills from Mount Tamalpais

While working on my book on San Francisco Bay I wanted to get an early morning vista of the bay from the summit of Mount Tamalpais in Marin County…

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Oakland Museum San Francisco Bay

June 4, 2007

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Golden Gate Fog

January 23, 2006

9-593-35 stock photo of California, Marin County, Golden Gate Bridge from Marin Headlands

One of the signature landmarks of San Francisco is the Golden Gate Bridge. When photographing for my book on San Francisco Bay, I wanted to cover the movement of the fog which sweeps in off the Pacific many summer afternoons…

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