The City – D800 and Tamron 35-150mm

I’ve continued the process of taking photos on early weekend mornings to avoid the traffic, crowds, and take advantage of premium natural light.  The fog and the overcast sky were out this morning as I drove around the city looking for opportunities to shoot without anyone around.  I stopped by the Mission, Embarcadero, and LittleContinue reading “The City – D800 and Tamron 35-150mm”

City Photos of Oakland, CA

Some random shots of Oakland including downtown, West Oakland (Amtrak), downtown, MLK, and the Fox Theater.  I’ve spent quite a bit of time downtown, taking photos of the architecture and business complexes.  An area that is changing rapidly is Jefferson and 14th, near Hotel Sutter.  The boarded apartment complexes will soon be torn down forContinue reading “City Photos of Oakland, CA”

Fog and Street Art

Took some early morning photos of San Francisco’s fog and street art.  The smoke from nearby fires is still flowing into the bay area, which made the area extra hazy.  I met a street artist drawing on some used boxes and spent most of my time in Embarcadero.   All photos taken with the SonyContinue reading “Fog and Street Art”

SF Chinatown

Took some shots around San Francisco’s Chinatown on a Sunday morning in September.  Mostly shot with the Sony Ar7ii and the Samyang 35mm 1.4 and the Sigma 50mm 1.4.  

The Denver Comeup

I recently spent some time in Denver and decided to walk around various parts of the city with the camera.  I had no plans on what to shoot or who, and these always make for the best photos. Some photos of the big tourist spots: I followed a painter down Capitol Hill.  He showed meContinue reading “The Denver Comeup”