Monthly Archives: January 2014

RescuePro Deluxe

Today we have something of a product review combined with a workflow experiment.  None of this was something that I wanted to do but circumstances dictated it was time.  I had been out for the day shooting some wildlife including … Continue reading

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Oakland Architecture

This is a piece that will probably lead to me having another go at something.  In this case, these pictures were all taken with my phone.  It was an opportunistic thing but I shall make the effort to go back … Continue reading

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SFO Quick Visit

On my way home I wanted to stop into SFO to get something specific.  JAL operates their new 787s into SFO and the daily arrival is around 4pm.  I had seen a few shots from people catching it coming in … Continue reading

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Sonoma Skypark

A return trip to Sonoma was something I had been planning and I went back up for the Saturday burger lunch.  This time I was a bit more focused on actually getting some images of the visiting aircraft.  The lunchtime … Continue reading

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Bodega Bay

Our run down the coast brought us to Bodega Bay.  Neither of us had been there before but we had heard it was pretty and also knew about its appearances in The Birds!  No attacking avians on this day but … Continue reading

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Pacific Coast Highway

Returning from Mendocino County provided the option of driving along the coast heading south.  The Pacific Coast Highway is a great choice if you have time on your hands and we did have.  Therefore, we headed this way.  The run … Continue reading

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Russian Gulch State Park

While eating lots of good food is a fun part of a trip away, it does provide you with some encouragement to have a bit of exercise too to try and offset what you have consumed.  Combine that with some … Continue reading

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Fishy Rotunda

Just to see who pays attention here, this is very similar to a previous post here about the inside of the Rotunda building in Oakland.  This time I brought the fisheye lens with me to see what other effects I … Continue reading

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Llamas

No long story for this one.  A llama farm was beside the road in Albion and I wandered over to see the animals one morning as they grazed.  They seemed mildly interested in me for a while and then kept … Continue reading

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Fortifications

The Marin Headlands provide a great place to enjoy some lovely coastal scenery.  They were also a militarily significant location for many years.  Protection of the entrance to San Francisco Bay meant that a string of forts were built along … Continue reading

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