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Oak Grassland, Twilight

CaleroDuskBW2006|12|28: Oak Grassland, Twilight. Calero Hills, California. December 28, 2006. © "Copyright G Dan Mitchell". ("sales")    keywords: calero hills county park santa clara oak trees grass grassland dusk twilight central california black and white photograph

Oak Grassland, Twilight. Calero Hills, California. December 28, 2006. © Copyright G Dan Mitchell. (Sales)

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El Capitan and Merced River, Autumn

ElCapMercedYellowTree2006|10|22: El Capitan and Merced River, Autumn. Yosemite National Park. October 22, 2006. © "Copyright G Dan Mitchell". ("sales")    keywords: el capitan merced river boulder rock fall autumn color yellow red leaves forest yosemite national park october california color photograph

El Capitan and Merced River, Autumn. Yosemite National Park. October 22, 2006. © Copyright G Dan Mitchell. (Sales)

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Two From Stienstra

Today’s SFGate features a couple of interesting pieces by Tom Stienstra:

Walking — and other outings — in a winter wonderland. Trying to climb 14,179-foot Mount Shasta in the winter can be like deciding you’re a great-white-shark dentist who scuba dives at the Farallon Islands to administer teeth cleanings. You better bring an assistant to pick up the leftover pieces. But the… By Tom Stienstra. [SFGate: Tom Stienstra]

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As the sun begins to set / 5 best photo spots From Berkeley to Bolinas to the South Bay, these are the places for stellar scenic shots. “Dear Tom, I am wondering if you could recommend some places within an hour or so of San Francisco that you think are best for photography. When I shoot nature I prefer early a.m., around sunrise, and late p.m., minutes before sunset.” — Sam Zaydel… By Tom Stienstra, tstienstra@sfchronicle.com. [SFGate: Tom Stienstra]

I have to admit I hadn’t thought of the places he suggests for sunset photography in the Bay Area.
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December 28, 2006 Posted by | Technique | Comments Off on Two From Stienstra

   

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