Author: Richard

Nocturnes

Went back to black and white – well, sort of – last night on a trip around Chinatown and North Beach. And, once again, not everything in the gallery from last night is in black and white. Sometimes, a picture

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South Rodeo Beach

There was a high wave warning for our coast Thursday and Friday so I went to South Rodeo Beach – again – to see if I could catch some wave action. The waves were large but not that large right

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Botanical Garden

I’ve been testing the 35mm f/1.4 lens this week. Wanted to consider a prime lens that was fast. It is that. It’s small, light and sharp although I wouldn’t claim it is a lot sharper than my 18-55mm lens. The

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The Canyons of FiDi

Still on a b+w kick, I journeyed into the canyons of the financial district last night. I learned a new trick and wanted to try it out. I was listening to a Derrick Story podcast in which he suggested an

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Timing is everything…

I noticed the clouds looked great Monday night as sunset approached so I hustled over to a vantage point where I could see Telegraph Hill. This picture is one from the evening. Obviously it was an incredible sunset. It was

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