Olympian weekend

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Thanks to the awesome folks at Looking Glass Photo I had a chance to test out a shiny new Olympus camera this weekend. For free, and you can too! Well, at least if you live in the Bay area. Here’s a … Continue reading

Mostly about the color

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I don’t really look for architectural photography opportunities, but the Bay area was quite colorful this weekend, even outside of San Francisco! And these scenes jumped out at me. If only I could find a way to get the kind … Continue reading

Brazil Cafe at Night

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Straight night-time street photo plus Alien Skin Snap Art filter conversion. I have to agree with the reviewer who said Snap Art seems to provide a nice balance between instant results and artistic realism. I picked this up when I started … Continue reading

Don’t mind the rain, go to a gallery

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The deluge of rain in the Bay area is putting a damper on outdoor activities, and quite a few people, Including myself, took the opportunity to visit local museums and galleries this weekend. Any street art installation by Barry McGee … Continue reading

Cross Processing Japantown

I was walking to Dosa in Japantown this weekend when I saw this power-line tower being engulfed by low clouds with an otherwise perfectly clear blue sky overhead. Every once in a while the clouds would roll off and the structure would stand out like a B movie monster attacking Tokyo.

By climbing up on a railing and over the heads of people in a little park in the shopping district, I was able to get a reasonable shot using the Olympus 45mm F1.8 lens that I had picked up just that morning at Looking Glass Photo in Berkeley.

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