Author: Richard

Streets of San Francisco: Grant Avenue

Some time ago, it was suggested to me that an interesting walk in San Francisco is to walk Grant Ave. from beginning to end. Grant starts at Market Street and continues to Pier 39 with one interruption – there is

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More on 35mm f/2 lens

Begining to like the 35mm lens. Handles well, focuses quickly and is very sharp. The cons are the lack of image stabilization and the limitations of a prime lens. Maybe I’m just to used to zoom lenses but I find

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More Lens Testing.

You might recall I tested the Fuji 35mm f/1.4 lens last year. I decided to take a look at the f/2 version. It gets good reviews and is weather-resistant besides not to mention $200 less than the f/1.4 version. Just

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July 4 Walk-Around

I wanted to test some ideas out so I walked around for a while just doing my type of street photography. This gallery is some of my favorites from the walk. No, nothing particular about the 4th, just random stuff.

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Angel Island

I took the ferry to Angel Island for a somewhat different photographic experience. While Angel Island, a state park, features great views, my destination was the Immigration Station. This trip was inspired by my visit to the Chinese Historical Society’s

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