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$10 more, sir…

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 30, 2005

$10 more, sir…
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

…so we got the convertible and drove down Highway 1 from San Francisco to Santa Cruz.

Oh yes. Top down all the way. I think I need a Beach Boys CD to go with this car…

August 2005

Kite surfin’ USA

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 30, 2005

Kite surfin’ USA
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Just north of Santa Cruz on Highway 1, and the sky and sea are full of brightly coloured kites…

August 2005

Boy and Boats

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 29, 2005

Boy and Boats
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Sailing boats on a pond at the Niebaum-Coppola Winery in Napa.

San Francisco-to-Napa Mini Rally.

August 2005

More Minis Than Sense

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 29, 2005

More Minis Than Sense
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Leaving San Francisco Mini on the start of an epic 100 Mini journey…

San Francisco-to-Napa Mini Rally.

August 2005

Fly Me To The Raptor Moon

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 27, 2005

Raptor Moon
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Bird of prey and a daylight moon.

Iron Horse Winery, Sonoma, California

August 2005

Driftglass Sun

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 27, 2005

Driftglass Sun
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Sunlight on a piece of patterned driftglass.

San Francisco, California.

August 2005

Sand Sculpture Sunset

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 25, 2005

Sand Sculpture Sunset
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Shadows on the sand.

Rio Del Mar beach, near Santa Cruz, California.

August 2005

Baseball in the fog

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 25, 2005

Baseball in the fog
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

SBC Park from the sea, in the fog…

San Francisco Bay, California

August 2005

The demo gods at play

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 25, 2005

Here in the bowels of Moscone West, at this morning’s IDF keynote, Intel have aptly demonstrated that the old adage “a watched kettle never boils” is even more true in front of an audience of a thousand or so engineers.

Does this imply some sort of multiplier effect? And should we tell Rupert Sheldrake?

Or maybe we should just curse the demo gods, for our sacrifices of coffee and donuts have failed to placate them yet again.

Two Bridges

Posted in Uncategorized by Simon Bisson on August 23, 2005

Two Bridges
Originally uploaded by sbisson.

Both Bay Bridges, old and under construction.

San Francisco Bay, California

August 2005

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