Golden Gate Park: Part 1

South Windmill, Golden Gate Park, SF

So we’ve trekked through Golden Gate Park several times and we still haven’t seen half of it. There’s lots to do, especially if you’re a photographer in search of great shots. Some of my favorite spots include the Conservatory of Flowers and the Japanese Tea Garden. Some other cool sites in the park are the Strybing Arboretum and Strawberry Hill.

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free texture #2: light pole

light pole

free texture #1: palm tree trunk

free texture #1

Photo Adventure #1: SF’s Haight-Ashbury

on the move

I’ve come to realize that San Francisco is a town full of photographic enticements. I’ve been taking pictures here consistently for about a year and it seems as if I’ve barely scratched the surface. I’ve taken thousands of pictures covering most of the city and have come to realize that I should share my little photo journeys with everyone else. I’m particularly interested in sharing with other photographers, possibly helping them prepare for their own SF adventures. So, without further adieu, here is Capturing the City’s Photo Adventure #1:

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Yay for first posts!

Ocean Beach, SF

Hello all… So after spending a year taking pictures of San Francisco, I’ve decided to embark on a not-so-superficial view of the city. My husband and I love this special place and I hope to share that here with the help of my trusty Canon Digital Rebel XT, a newly acquired Flip Video camera, and a deeply buried set of writing skills. Here goes nothing…

After San Francisco will be Buenos Aires (in December). After BA, who knows? Amsterdam, maybe New Zealand. No matter where we land, this will be my information depository, of sorts. Pictures, videos, articles, not to mention some informative how to’s, will all make their way here. Should make for an interesting read so hope you stick around. Cheers!