Monthly Archives: July 2012

Winter in summer

Since it’s a hot summer day here in the North Bay I thought I’d post a cool winter image. I took this shot at Fort Point back in January during a stop on one of my thousands of commutes that … Continue reading

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On a hazy day in January

In my last post I mentioned that I was on a 15 day “Reboot” juice fast. Today is day 11 and I’m going strong. At this point I’m actually considering extending it to 20 days–but if I do it’ll be … Continue reading

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Roses while I reboot

I’m currently on day 5 of a 15 day “green” juice “Reboot” –that means I’m only consuming raw fruit and veggie concoctions made in our Hurom juicer or, occasionally, blended in our Vita-Mix blender. Why? Because I’m crazy, and I … Continue reading

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Wastewater pond swans

You wouldn’t know it by this image, but, yes, this is a wastewater settling pond. The wetlands treatment facility is located in Petaluma near the Petaluma river. Besides providing sanctuary for all kinds of creatures, there are 200+ acres with … Continue reading

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Which way to go

I’m currently in transition, and the road beckons. The question is, should I go east or should I stay in the west? Heading north is inevitable. (This is very Sonoma County. Mount Saint Helena is in the backgound.) Lens: Canon … Continue reading

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Happenstance on the bay

Not every shot works. Sometimes focus is missed, or there is too much motion in the frame… but sometimes the “mistakes” give rise to an interesting image. Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L. Canon 5DM3 going with the flow.

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Leaving Angel Island

The band played a gig on Angel Island in the San Francisco Bay on Saturday. The venue uses a small boat (rather than the ferry) to shuttle performers to and from the mainland. During the raucous ride back I managed … Continue reading

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Moonrise over First Street

After watching the 4th of July fireworks down by the river in Petaluma, I grabbed this shot while walking home. Yes, I shot the fireworks, but this one was just more… interesting. Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm at 24mm. 1/6 second … Continue reading

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Fountain of faces

We walked from the homestead to downtown last night to see a movie. After the movie we headed over to the theater district square for a beer. While there I took a couple of shots of the fountain of faces … Continue reading

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Lagunitas Brewery fermentation tanks

One of my favorite watering holes is the Lagunitas Taproom and Beer Sanctuary in Petaluma, California. Here’s a series of shots I took a few days ago of the brewery’s outdoor fermentation tanks. Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L. Canon 5DM3 … Continue reading

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