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Celebrating the Golden Gate Bridge

Last Sunday, May 27, the Oakland Symphony Chorus sang at the 75th anniversary celebration of the Golden Gate Bridge.  It was quite a day, complicated by the facts that:

  1. The celebration was held at Crissy Field, a beautiful spot on the San Francisco shoreline which is a long way from anywhere, and
  2. There was No Public Parking.

It only took me an hour and a half to get there, taking BART and the 30 Stockton bus, and then walking (I estimate) a mile and a half from the last bus stop to the Crissy Field Stage, where we were to perform.  It may not have been that far; I was wandering around, as I hadn't been to Crissy Field since it became a nature reserve. Crissy Field tidal marsh is gorgeous:

Crissy Field Tiday Marsh

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New Year’s Day 2009

January 1, 2009 was a really nice day, so I strolled up Chabot Canyon with my digital camera.  Here's what I took:

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Digital

Well, I finally went digital. I have a new Canon Digital Rebel Xsi, and I took it to the “Out and About on College” street fair, on September 28, 2008. Here are my photos.

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