Category Archives: Photos

“Homeplace” Book Signing at Gilberth’s

“Homeplace” Book Signing Gilberth’s Rotisserie & Grill 2347 3rd St San Francisco, California 94107 September 15th, 2013 1-3pm (optionally) RSVP on Facebook Sarah Christianson, photographer, artist, and author, will be signing her new book “Homeplace” this Sunday from one to three in the afternoon. Ms. Christianson is a Dogpatch resident and her indiegogo fundraising effort [...]

2013 Sunday Streets Photos

Hey, I bought a new (used) camera at a “yard sale” during Sunday Streets. It’s a Graflex Reflex, somewhat like the camera that my grandfather picked up at the end of World War II. This example has some light leaks and takes three hands to operate, but I’m sure that I will get all of [...]

Tom’s Dry Dock

Retox got sold to the folks from Range, and the Retox sign got partially taken down, revealing possibly the most fantastic dive bar sign ever. What can we find out about Tom’s Drydock? grepping for that address in a few Polk city directories yields the following list of businesses: 1929 CLOTHING DEALERS — MEN’S AND [...]

Local Photographer to Publish Book

You might know Sarah Christianson by the way she makes the neighborhood sunnier. She’s been working in the neighborhood for about three years. When an apartment showed up on Craigslist two blocks from her job as a studio manager for Jim Campbell* we took a peek. Love! It was home before we could move in. [...]

St Stephen Baptist Church

One of the rare instances that their cross is illuminated. I tried to fetch my 20d, but it was extinguished ten minutes later.