San Francisco Bay, Bay Bridge, night photography

Silently on Saturday: San Francisco By Night

Another Saturday, clear, cold and relatively silent here in the northern sector of California. I dedicate this photo, one of the beautiful downtown Embarcadero- shot at night from one of the adjoining piers- to my fellow San Franciscan, Tareau. Tareau’s got a great sports and culture-based site called The Couch Sports, absolutely worthy of a…

Ground Control to…

I actually stood before this scene as the sky darkened enough for me to get the shot and let my imagination run with ideas. For me, there are three standout structures on view here: The Moon, the Tower, and the Pyramid (under the Moon!) Together, they all seem to belong to the scene equally. Even…

cruise ship reflections morning photo

Cruise Ship Colors Paint the Dawn Waters

An early morning capture of a cruise ship coming in to port. I’ve been seeing and shooting a number of ‘firsts’ lately. First the cruise ship materializing from under the Golden Gate Bridge in an earlier post, to this beauty. While this isn’t the first time I’ve watched a cruise ship rolling across still waters…