Category: Photography

Pix of Paddleboard Man a Winner

I recently joined the Berkeley Camera Club and had the good luck and honor to have one of my photos selected as “Best in Show” at one of the club’s Tuesday night meetings.  The winning shot was taken from Cesar Chavez Park at the Berkeley Marina and shows a tall, slender man on a paddleboard out …

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Eclipse pix

The shadow of the earth eclipsed the moon on Saturday morning Dec. 10, exactly as astronomers predicted.  Here are some snapshots of the event as seen from Berkeley’s Cesar Chavez Park.  Short slideshow below.

Occupy Oakland Nov. 2 2011

 [View photos and videos large size] By ten a.m., when I arrived by bicycle at Oscar Grant Square (formerly Frank Ogawa Square) the crowd had already taken over the intersection of 14th and Broadway, probably the busiest crossing in the City.  For a brief moment I spotted an Oakland Police Department patrol car blocking off …

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Mississippi 1964-65 Photos

These are snapshots I took in the winter of 1964-65 in some of our Jackson Mississippi Freedom School sessions, at churches and in our 852 Short Street library, and a few portraits of some of our “regulars” in nearby settings.  The class leader and storyteller is Viki Ortiz. [embpicasa id=”5652773885165276929″] This was the house at …

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