Tag Archives: Northern California

Droning on… part 8…

This is, I swear, the very last drone video I shot in the Bay Area the Christmas before last, when I got my first drone. My younger daughter Mollie and two friends she invited to my mom’s house to join … Continue reading

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Droning on… part 3…

Okay, here it is, the final part of my first drone flight, the Christmas before last, with my first drone… the cheap one… with Jason, my son-in-law helping me. Notice I am still wearing the one-piece plaid Christmas jammies I … Continue reading

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Catching the perfect wave…

While we were in the San Francisco By Area, saving Christmas and visiting my 97-year-old mother, and we were on that day trip to a beach very near the Golden Gate Bridge… I mean very near… I started a new … Continue reading

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Mirror mirror off the wall… the very last one… you know, unless I do some fun digital effects on some of the photos I did the mirror effects on…

We are back where we started, on a picture of a bridge. Not just any bridge, but my favorite bridge, the Golden Gate Bridge, which, ironically, is where I started also, because I was born in San Francisco, and grew … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 6…

I am excited to finish up my two dueling post series projects of my time in New York and my more recent time in the Bay Area, so this can go back to not being a travel blog. Aside from … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 5…

I believe I promised you some more Victorian houses. Those are the famous ‘Painted Ladies’ of San Francisco, made popular by the TV show Full House. But the city by the bay is full of these marvelous constructions. Just driving … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 4…

Where in the world can you see that… Or that? I would like to say that this is a costume shop, but it isn’t. This is how people dress in the place I am talking about. I don’t even know … Continue reading

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The Bay Area Christmas adventure… part 2…

More photos, in random order, of our Christmas in the Bay Area. Two of my daughter’s best friends came and stayed with us at my mom’s house, between Christmas and the New Year. We went out to dinner at a … Continue reading

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More California sunsets to look at if you are sick and tired of looking at the cover ideas for my newest novel…

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Let’s make a cover for my new novel; a step-by-step blog series, and I want your input!… part 6…

Okay, I have picked out ten photos to choose between as the main background for the novel cover art. The advantage with these photos is that I took them myself, so I don’t need to worry about stealing an image. … Continue reading

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