Firewing Photography

Dodging the Crowds, Burning in the Streets

The Salesforce Tower (formerly the Transbay Tower) looms like a 1,070-foot pickle over San Francisco’s financial district. London did it bigger and better, so eh. Still, on the top (61st) floor, you likely get a lovely view of SF’s 41 hills. That’s 6 hills for…

The Pickle in the Background

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Transamerica Pyramid in Silhouette, San Francisco, California, September 2017. It’s no longer the tallest or most impressive building in SF’s financial district–that title probably goes to the Salesforce (Pickle) Tower that looms much larger, but it is still a unique bit of architecture.

Transamerica Pyramid

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I’m not certain how often I’ll be posting on this blog, for a number of reasons: 1. It was never intended to be an ongoing project, more a place to store my portfolio. 2. That’s become moot because I’ve done my portfolio in a different…

Blank & Blank

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“Embrace on the Boardwalk,” Friends embrace after the 2015 Brighton Pride Parade, Brighton, UK, August 2015

Embrace

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“Beach Blues,” South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida, Jan. 2016 “Woman Crossing with Blue Canopies,” South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida, Jan. 2016 “Cloudy Day on South Beach,” South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida, Jan. 2016 “Beach Blues 2,” South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida, Jan. 2016 “White, Blue,…

South Beach Blues

“Rising Above Rosslyn,” A plane climbs from take-off at Reagan National Airport in Virginia, above construction in Rosslyn, Virginia, March 2017

Rising Above Rosslyn

“The Inside of Trees,” Washington, DC, November 2015. A photo of the outside of said tree is below. Secrets: a hollow tree looks the same from within as without.    

The Inside of Trees

“Great Egret and Great Blue Heron,” C&O Canal, Potomac, Maryland, April 2017 “The Blues,” Great Blue Heron, C&O Canal, Potomac, Maryland, April 2017

The Blues & My Great (R)egret

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“Bird of (but not In) Paradise,” National Mall, Washington, DC, April 2017 It bugs the hell out of me how blurry the low-resolution WordPress shot is, but what can you do?

Bird of Paradise

“Woman with Camera and Tablet,” Washington, DC, March 2017 “Woman Checking Photos with Her Tablet,” Washington, DC, March 2017 The two candid shots are of a lady I encountered near the Lincoln Memorial who asked if I would take a photo of her with her…

Lovely

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Random shots from our street photography holiday in Venice and Rome. These are from Canneregio, San Marco, La Guidecca, and Castello in Venice. Hopefully, we’ll have more to show soon from our almost constant Wanderlust.    

Wanderlust

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