I've been quietly conspiring with a couple of friends to enter the 2011 Mongol Rally, a 10,000-mile, 6-week trek from London to the capital of Mongolia... Read More
Muni Diaries reports on a kind of continuity as we mark the end of an era:
Ken Schmier is the man who came up with the concept... Read More
History book about San Francisco by Michael Corbett.... Read More
I hit you because I love you. Will you be my Valentine?... Read More
Coit Tower & Columbus Avenue in San Francisco.... Read More
This teaser for an announced forthcoming documentary tags the TL one of the "sketchiest" in the world city, which kind of irks me the way calling... Read More
I recognize John Waters, talking about the heyday of the Tenderloin, but that's about it. Without lower thirds it's hard to know who the others are... Read More
Time lapse is all over the place, and it's refreshing to see even small variations on the form. I like the acceptance of the change in... Read More
Coldplay has been known to liquefy my brain, but this video by filmmaker Nigel Ellis had me mesmerized for other reasons. Like its generous heaping of... Read More
Gianni Mola has been hard at work extending his outreach beyond the online cooking show I've helped him produce. He's done some live demos, and now,... Read More
Pole aerial shot of Volkswagen van owners' gathering.... Read More
The video below is a teaser from a video project I'm working on for a group called HueyVets.com.
The featured aircraft - the Bell UH-1H Iriquois -... Read More
Gianni of Gianni's North Beach reports that local food radio icon, Gene Burns, is pushing the idea of a food war with NYC to settle the... Read More
San Franciscans love little more than dressing up and acting out. And Daniel Jarvis is there to capture it all on his magic Canon.
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I finally took the Anchor Brewery tour. Pretty sweet.
We were told that due to our small group, we were being given special access. True? I've no... Read More
Having questions about whether becoming "transhuman" will feel great or kind of, like, weird? Whether the promise of living forever and morphing into a god is... Read More
KQED's Quest blog tells a story: In Gold Rush times, monied interests quickly depleted the gold deposits on the surface and in the rivers. So, they... Read More
Nestled amongst the schlock and obesity of Fisherman's Wharf is Musée Mécanique, a working collection of vintage carnival psychedelia. A true San Francisco treasure.
Here is your... Read More
A while back I did a video piece about Gianni Mola, a colorful North Beach resident who showed us around the neighborhood, claimed (while standing at... Read More
This just might eclipse Brian Wilson's 8MM/Machine meme.... Read More