Just Two Guys With Their Skateboards And a Video Camera While walking about and photographing San Jose, I ran into a couple of skate boarders who were practicing some moves and video taping themselves. I approached them and took some photographs. Like most chance encounters, there is always opportunity to get some great shots. And as always, I was left wishing I had taken more. The two avid skate boarders were Matt and Brian. The two had taken turns video taping […]
San Jose City Hall Glass Dome. Amazing Architecture I’ve been posting a bit about various nature preserves and reserves around the California Bay Area. However, there are plenty of man-made areas to take advantage of and enjoy. Case in point, San Jose’s City Hall. If you’ve never been by here, you need to. On a calm and quiet Sunday afternoon, it is a white citadel of steel and glass to explore. Vertical Panorama The above image is actually a panoramic […]
Somewhere, along the highway heading north from California to Oregon, you will find a nice rainforest-like area. And at some point, to the left, you will see a mighty T-rex. Some careful looking will reveal some more dinosaurs peeking from behind the tree canopy. This is Prehistoric Gardens.