Monthly Archives: September 2014

Aiming for Home – MMC week #31

This is my submission for this weeks Monochrome Madness Challenge, which is curated by the hard working Leanne Cole and Laura Macky.  Please visit Leanne’s site to view the other excellent monochromatic captures in this challenge, as well as her own incredible … Continue reading

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Birds at the Beach

A study in silhouettes.

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After the Rain

Back to color for this image.  Last Thursday, San Francisco woke up to a beautiful morning after a quick rain shower overnight.  Again…this is from my favorite vantage point just down the street from where I live overlooking the San … Continue reading

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Old Bones

This was yesterday (Thursday) morning’s sunrise overlooking San Francisco Bay.  Those “bones” are the remaining remnants from several piers that were used in the mid 1800’s thru the early 1900’s.  I use them now as anchors to many of my … Continue reading

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Along the Waterfront

I went for a stroll along the San Francisco waterfront late yesterday and really liked the way the pre-rain clouds were contrasting against the water, the city, and the Bay Bridge. I’m sticking with the B&W conversions for a bit, … Continue reading

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Sea Pool

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Rocky

Another one of my B&W images from my visit to Ocean Beach and Sutro Baths the other day.  This was a day that we finally had some slightly measurable rain which is desperately needed here in the San Francisco area. … Continue reading

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Hazy at the Beach

Ocean Beach, San Francisco

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Sutro Baths

A bit of history on the Sutro Baths from Wikipedia: On March 14, 1896, the Sutro Baths were opened to the public as the world’s largest indoor swimming pool establishment. The baths were built on the western side of San … Continue reading

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Broken Wall

Sutro Baths….San Francisco

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