Back in May, I had to travel to Orlando for work.  The hotel hosting my conference was booked the first night, and I ended up staying at a Marriott full of vacationing families, far from any other options.  While it was a bit of a lonely existence, I did get a chance to work on […]

This image didn’t turn out as well as I would have liked.  It was freezing cold and the wind was relentless, so this was the best I could manage.  I hope to get another shot at the Golden Gate Bridge at night some time soon. Regis Vincent has some amazing photos of the Golden Gate Bridge, along […]

No trip to San Francisco should be considered complete without a trip over the Golden Gate Bridge.  Unfortunately, I’ve made many trips to the Bay Area since my last trip across the Golden Gate Bridge, so I put it on my “must do” list for this past visit.  The views of the Golden Gate Bridge […]

Directly under the south anchorage of the Golden Gate Bridge stands the Fort Point Light, a lighthouse built on top of the wall of Fort Point.  It is the third lighthouse built at the fort, and at a spot more than 100 feet above sea level, it can be seen by sailors along the entire […]

Here’s a second shot of my morning walk along the Main River in Frankfurt, Germany in January. On Today’s Date in the Past: Studio Shoot:  Concepcion One Thing, Three Ways: Another Teenage Girl in the House Dallas Fish Market   You Might Also Enjoy: Other Walk Along the River Posts Other January 2014 Posts

The 25 de Abril Bridge in Lisbon, Portugal is often compared to San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge because they are both suspension bridges painted the same color. However, the bridge’s “sister” bridge is actually the San Francisco Bay Bridge.  Crossing the Tagus River, the bridge’s upper deck has six lanes for vehicles and it’s lower deck […]

The Bosphorus Strait separates Europe from Asia.  Approximately 35% of Istanbul is located on the European side of the Strait and the remaining 65% is located on the Asian side of the Strait.  While there wasn’t time for me to cross the Bosphorus Bridge and actually set foot on the Asian side of Istanbul, there was just […]