Monthly Archives: September 2010

de Young Museum and the Moon, Golden Gate Park

I was biking past the de Young Museum in Golden Gate Park when I spotted this great alignment of moon and museum tower. The problem with this shot is that because of that essential alignment, I couldn’t frame the tower … Continue reading

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Tour de Fat 2010, Golden Gate Park

This year’s Tour de Fat was during a heat wave, on a hot, sunny day. I rode my daughter to the park on the Xtracycle and hooked onto the tail end of the parade. The parade is special because it … Continue reading

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Grandview Park, San Francisco, Part 2

I climbed up to Grandview Park for the first time in several weeks, and timed it just right to catch the sun breaking through the fog. I love these stairs, partially because they aren’t just an access mechanism to the … Continue reading

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Farmer’s Market, U.N. Plaza, San Francisco

There are farmer’s markets scattered around San Francisco. On my bike ride this past Sunday I passed three farmer’s markets and one arts and crafts market. These shots were taken at the U.N. Plaza, across from City Hall. With the … Continue reading

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Dolphins off Fort Point, a Regatta off the Marina

A pod of four dolphins has been hanging around San Francisco, ranging from the Marina, out the Golden Gate, and around by Seal Rock. At least, that’s where I’ve been seeing them for the last several weeks. I have to … Continue reading

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Ardenwood Renaissance Faire, Freemont

The Ardenwood Shakespeare and Renaissance Faire was held this past weekend of september 11 & 12 in Ardenwood Farm, Freemont… and it was a blast. This was my daughter’s first faire with St. Sebastian’s Renaissance Guild, the longbow archers. This … Continue reading

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Sea-Wall Jumping, Ocean Beach

I came across these two young guys while I was biking along Ocean Beach. They were taking short runs at the sea-wall and diving into the sand. The ocean-side of the wall is almost six feet high, so they were … Continue reading

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Presidio Pet Cemetery

The Presidio Pet Cemetery lies in the shadow of Doyle drive near Crissy Field, and is the finally resting place for the pets of military families posted in the Presidio when it was an active base. With the rebuilding of … Continue reading

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Golden Gate Bridge, Part 1

I love the Golden Gate Bridge. I can’t pin down any one reason: I love biking over it, especially in the fog with the low visibility and the loud foghorns going off; I love its architecture and the beauty of … Continue reading

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Grandview Park, San Francisco, Part 1

Grandview Park is a small hilltop park in San Francisco, about a city block in size. I love this park for its beauty and spunk, and for the great views. On clear days, from my house I can see Sutro … Continue reading

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