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OldSF – A website showing historical photos, geotagged

One of the hats I wear is Commissioner on the City of Santa Clara’s Historical and Landmarks Commission.   We are supposed to advise the City on all matters historical and one important area is documenting and conveying the City’s history. … Continue reading

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Photo location wiki or database

I’ve been thinking about restarting my website for photo location and scouting information which I abandoned a few years ago.  I hand-coded the first version but I’m thinking about using the standard wikimedia software (maybe hosting it myself or maybe … Continue reading

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Photographing the Santa Clara Post Office

I was recently able to photograph the interior and exterior of the old (but still minimally staffed and used) Santa Clara Post Office.   My photography was to support a report being written by Lorie Garcia, our honorary city historian, about … Continue reading

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The end of dSLRs for sports

As I look through ebay for good deals on a Canon 1-DmkIV for sports, it occurs to me that digital SLR cameras might not be very long for the world of high-end sports photography.  As High Def and Ultra High … Continue reading

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Hunger Bowl 2013 – thumbnail gallery

And finally, here’s the same gallery as the last two posts, but with the Thumbnail Gallery from Dot On Paper: [nggallery id=13 template=dop-thumbnail-gallery]

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Fight Hunger Bowl – Nextgen Gallery

Since this is a blog about photography, I’m working on getting more images into the blog.  This post is essentially the same as my previous post but using the Nextgen gallery.  

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Holiday wrap-up part 1: Fight Hunger Bowl 2013

I shot some sports with my new-to-me camera over the holiday break and I wanted to share some of the results with you.  To start off, the Fight Hunger Bowl featuring the University of Washington and BYU:

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Getting back into the swing of things

Now that my Iron year is over I’m looking to get back into more photography.  I’ve got a few interesting photography things happening: I’m shooting the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl on December 27th.   I shoot this football game at AT&T … Continue reading

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Ironman Lake Tahoe 2013 Race Report

The lead-up When the stories about the initial running of Ironman Lake Tahoe are told, they will surely focus on two things:  The toughness of the course and the weather. When I signed up for Ironman Lake Tahoe last summer … Continue reading

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The Equipment List

As I talk to people about my Ironman training experience I get lots of questions about various pieces of equipment.  I figured I’d write it all down in one place so there’s a quick reference.  This will also do double-duty … Continue reading

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