Night and the City, and Oh! what a City!

There was a party last night in the old Hibernia Bank. It was a night of mystery and glamour. As with any event like this in San Francisco, the contrast between what was going on inside, and what life is like outside the bank, was sharp and bittersweet. The occasion was the 20th anniversary of…

Sunday Afternoon at the Ballpark with the (Homogeneous) Crowd

I recently attended a Giant’s game with some cousins on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. The sun shined down upon us, the breeze smelled (pleasantly) of the bay, and the crowd roared its approval of a home team win. We were celebrating a family birthday, and her special day was “good luck” for the Giants. They…

Have Camera, Will Photo 

I do a lot of street photography, primarily in San Francisco. I spend five days a week in the city, sometimes more, and I always stop if something catches my eye and attempt to photograph it in a way that conveys what I saw.  Somehow, without realizing it, I’ve gotten away from fine art and gotten…