Author: Richard

Monterey Bay

This comes under the heading, “better late than never.” I spent a week on the edge of Monterey Bay late in July. Always a great place. There were, of course, dramatic sunsets, fog shrouded mornings and plentiful wild life. For

Fitzgerald Marine Reserve

Down the San Mateo Coast once again. A great place for tide pools is Fitzgerald Marine Reserve – a San Mateo County Park. For tide pooling, it’s best to be there at low tide. I didn’t plan on that, just

San Francisco Fireworks.

Spent some cold minutes in high winds capturing the San Francisco Fireworks last night. Good show…if you like fireworks. You can see more here. One question I get this time of year is “What settings do you use?” So, here

El Polin Spring

Continuing with my exploration of the Presidio, I spent an early morning hiking around El Polin Spring. This is basically a continuation of the hike from last week. It turned into a search for flowers since that was the most

Crissy WIndsurfing

I stopped at Crissy Field to see there was any windsurfing in progress after my hike. There was but only a few riders. It was very windy – back in the day the beach would have been jammed with people