Day Trip to San Francisco

When you are “chasing the dragon,” tenacity is a useful trait. With tenacity, you get an idea in your head and you don’t let go. To wit, take pictures of the Palace of Fine Arts at sunset. Continue reading “Day Trip to San Francisco”

Cape Elizabeth and Portland Head Light

Portland Head Light

I got to Portland Head Light at 05:57. I was already late. By then, there were at least 10 other photographers¬† already here. One since 4:30. Clearly, I didn’t have my priorities straight, ranking sleep and warmth higher than the blue hour. Continue reading “Cape Elizabeth and Portland Head Light”

Rodeo Beach

IMG_1474Just north of the Golden Gate, tucked amongst the Marin Headlands, is Rodeo Beach, a prototypical, wind-swept, Northern California beach that calls more for winter parkas than skimpy swimwear. Every once in a while, though, the winds shift and the air temperature rises above “frigid” allowing you to shed the parka in favor of a wind breaker. Continue reading “Rodeo Beach”