Snow pictures

Discussion in 'Photography' started by chicken, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. chicken

    chicken Guest

    Anyone thinking of heading out the next few days if we get some snow to get some pictures around the bay area. Trying to think of a few locations that I could get some interesting pictures if we really do get some low level snow.
     
  2. JAR

    JAR Supporting Member

    GGB would be interesting with snow on it!
     
  3. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    if I get snow on my hill I'm throwing caution to the wind and riding an inner tube all the way down to the freeway :D

    I figure everyone driving will be crashed all over the place anyways so no real worry to me :D
     
  4. GDawson

    GDawson Guest

    Palace of Fine Arts in SF
    Any beach
    Napa/Wineries
     
  5. phishphood

    phishphood Guest

    Hey Chicken i had the same thought earlier today too. I was thinking some sort of B/W with nice architecture could work. Doubtful it would happen there, but maybe the ferry building? Any parks with some movement in them could be cool. I figure I'll just drive around and hopefully it'll snow in one of the japanese gardens.
     
  6. kvosstra

    kvosstra Guest

    Snow pictures! LOL! We've had more snow this year than I care to remember. Got about 4" yesterday that is hanging around for a bit! Ahh, to be back in the Bay area!
     
  7. patchin

    patchin Facilities / Event Coordinator

    It's amazing how 4" of snow can affect flat terrain and really cause havoc. The other night they got 4' at some ski resorts!
     
  8. GDawson

    GDawson Guest

    Yeah....I go for B/W architecture too...not so much action/people or portraits. Depending on the snow level the zoo might be interesting. I was also thinking the "nickle tour" of The City as a collection (Lombard Street, Wharf, Coit Tower, etc...). It all depends on the snow level and thickness.

    -Gregory
     
  9. GreshamH

    GreshamH Guest

    CAS... the living roof ;)
     
  10. kinetic

    kinetic Webmaster

    Hey FishPhotoNerds,
    I have a few plans to go take shots too. If anyone wants to hangout and talk photos and corals, let me know. My list:
    • Marin Headlands
    • Treasure Island for a skyline view, if it works out
    • Atop the 18th Street Overpass over 280
      Muir / Stinson Area
      Napa/Sonoma

    Those above are some ideas given snow in those areas. I'm slightly doubtful there will be any snow sticking in the city. If there's enough flurries then being in some nice places in the city would be cool, such as Pacific Heights and Presidio Heights to get those victorian areas a nice shot with snow everywhere. Another cool spot is all the shoppers at union square. If snow sticks, I'd think it'd be in headlands or higher spots, for that I'll try to get higher perspectives with the city as a backdrop.
     
  11. JAR

    JAR Supporting Member

    Stop on in and say hi if your in Muir!
    I'm sure Mt Tam will show snow. My wife took some pics of snow on Saturday.
     
  12. A_Lee

    A_Lee Guest

    I was thinking of potentially checking out the Marin Headlands!
     
  13. yardartist

    yardartist Guest

    Sunday first thing we walked on the beach on the bay here in Berkeley just to see Mt Tam. The sun behind us just coming over the hills made the vista crisp.
     
  14. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    if it snows in SF, a good place might be to take the elevator up at the DeYoung, get a nice 360 degree view of the area... however news guy says IF it snows it'll be 4-8am tomorrow, so they won't be open.
     
  15. Erick

    Erick Guest

    This thread is worthless without pics! :)
     
  16. JAR

    JAR Supporting Member

    Gotta have snow first!
     
  17. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    Well it snowed in the city last night... but wasn't cold enough to stick to the ground.
     
  18. patchin

    patchin Facilities / Event Coordinator

    Where's the video of the snow?
     
  19. JAR

    JAR Supporting Member

    The frozen tundra of Muir Beach 2-26-2011. :bigsmile:
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  20. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    In my head :D
     

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