San Francisco Streets – January 2016

Doug Kaye - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

My photo buddy Doug Kaye and I met up yesterday in San Francisco for our first walk together of 2016. As usual we met at the Ferry Building – and immediately got immersed in the setup activities for Super Bowl City which is opening tomorrow. It was very cool to see the scope of this event – as lots of craftsmen, stage hands, and security staff did their work in Justin Herman Plaza and up Market Street.

Doug was shooting with a new – used but mint – Rolleiflex film camera. It was fun watching him look down to capture shots – Vivian Maier style. Meanwhile, I was shooting with my first Fujifilm X camera – the Fujifilm X-E2. I had a new lens – the 35mm f/2 prime – and put the X-E2 into black and white (with yellow filter) mode – and had a great time shooting. This camera really does work wonders in your hands – and the Fujifilm monochrome film treatment just looks superb right out of the camera.

Some examples follow. It was a very good day.

The Beard - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Plugged In - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Love to Sign - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Plans - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

Philz - San Francisco - 2016//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js

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