Posts Tagged ‘oakland’

August 29, 2011 · by Shannon · Holga, Oakland

More shots with my Holga as I explore Oakland – from near Jack London Square to the port and in between. Camera: Holga 120N, Film: Ilford 100 Delta Pro      

August 21, 2011 · by Shannon · Medium Format, Oakland

I took my Mamiya for a walk through my (relatively) new neighborhood in Oakland, Temescal, and visited this abandoned restaurant that I often pass while driving.  It still has all this great neon – would have been fun to photograph at night if it was still open.  I love too there’s a ‘closed’ sign in…

August 2, 2011 · by Shannon · Inspiration, Oakland, Uncategorized

Here we are in August where there’s hardly a sign that summer is in full bloom thanks to the foggy San Francisco Bay weather.  There may not be much change in the weather, but there are some major changes to my website and blog.  Thanks to the fabulous Susanne Friedrich I now have a redesigned…

August 2, 2011 · by Shannon · Film Photography, Oakland

More photos from my walk through downtown Oakland.  All photos shot with Nikon F-100, T-Max 400.  

June 27, 2011 · by Shannon · Film Photography

Downtown Oakland – Part 1: Street Art Edition A few weeks ago I joined a great group of people for a walk through downtown Oakland in search of inspiring subject matter.  The overcast day meant some very gray light, but it didn’t ruin anyone’s enthusiasm…and the rain held off.  Thanks to Valerie for leading the…

May 30, 2011 · by Shannon · Inspiration
Sun through the trees on the UC Berkeley campus

This blog has been quiet for awhile…and for good reason.  I’ve recently made a huge life change by moving from Los Angeles, CA to Oakland, CA (in the San Francisco Bay Area) for a new job.   For the past 6 weeks or so instead of thinking about photography and the creative process I have been…