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My World #74:

24 May

Many of you know or have noticed that I love drive by shots.  I love it so much that I think nearly half of what I have in my archives is drive by.  Lately, inspired by the newest meme that I am participating in WINDOW VIEWS AND DOORS TOO hosted by Teach Mary and by a Flickr contact of mine that features many many many shots of houses in San Fran, I thought I’d devote a huge portion of my drive by shots to houses/homes/doors/windows.  And here’s one that’s been sitting on  my archives for a couple of years. 

Taken at the corner of 8th and Washington St. in Oakland is Kai Japanese Restaurant.  I haven’t been in this restaurant. I liked its facade though.

I will not be able to visit as much this time around. I will be away from my computer for a couple of days.  Have a good week every body.

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16 Comments

Posted by on May 24, 2010 in Uncategorized

 

16 responses to “My World #74:

  1. Carver

    May 24, 2010 at 6:14 pm

    You are so good at drive by shooting. Mine are often a blur. I love this shot. Hope you have a great week.

     
  2. Gunsside

    May 24, 2010 at 7:16 pm

    Great capture driving by, nice different buildings 😉
    Have a nice week.

     
  3. Sylvia Kirkwood

    May 24, 2010 at 7:45 pm

    I have a long way to go with drive by shooting, but yours are fantastic and I do love this one! San Francisco has so many interesting aspects, I could spend days there just wandering around there! Your photos are the next best thing! Have a great week!

    Sylvia

     
  4. egwow

    May 24, 2010 at 8:08 pm

    Windows ans doors are indeed interesting! You get great shots from moving vehicles!

     
    • ewok1993

      May 24, 2010 at 8:18 pm

      For every one good shot, I have 4-5 blurry ones :D. But that’s how it is with drive-bys.

       
  5. seniorhiker

    May 24, 2010 at 9:51 pm

    I, too, am every impressed by your drive-by photos. This is a very pretty building.

     
  6. Carolyn on Haida Gwaii travelling

    May 24, 2010 at 10:08 pm

    I love the old buildings and the bay area has to have some of the most beautiful. Thanks for sharing this beautiful part of our world.
    Smiles

     
  7. Rob Inukshuk

    May 24, 2010 at 10:08 pm

    I am a huge fan of the drive-by photo and love seeing those of fellow bloggers as well as taking my own and like you, so many of the shots in my archive are drive-bys. This is a great shot and I can see just why you liked it.

     
  8. Samson

    May 24, 2010 at 10:54 pm

    Beautiful capture!

    Gumbaz, Srirangapatna

     
  9. J Bar

    May 25, 2010 at 12:06 am

    I really like this.

     
  10. Rajesh

    May 25, 2010 at 1:19 am

    Fantastic shot. That is windows and doors all around.

     
  11. Indrani

    May 25, 2010 at 3:04 am

    Great capture and that is an interesting meme. 🙂

     
  12. ladyfi

    May 25, 2010 at 4:07 am

    Great shot. Love the houses.

     
  13. luna miranda

    May 25, 2010 at 5:08 am

    i love drive by shots, too…but my camera is not fast enough and most of the time, i’m on the wheel.:p

    have fun!

     
  14. REGINA

    May 25, 2010 at 7:32 am

    Nice capture!
    Have a wonderful week.

     
  15. docgelo

    May 26, 2010 at 3:14 pm

    amazing composition! it can effortlessly land in a magazine or postcard.

     

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