Images of Venus through the looking glass from Larkspur Landing – UPDATED

June 5, 2012

On the evening of June 5th, SF Ferry Riders arriving at Larkspur Landing were treated to views of Venus through a solar filter equipped telescope. Here are a few images shot through the telescope’s view finder. Do you have Venus Transit images? How about sharing them with us! All images copyright © Forrest Phillips, All Rights […]

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Photos of Ferries on San Francisco Bay

April 7, 2012

Yesterday was a gorgeous day for traveling across the San Francisco Bay whether commuting to work or just playing tourist for the day. Below are photos of just some of the many ferries found on the bay on any day of the week. Please ASK for permission to re-use the photos. You will probably get […]

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San Francisco Bay on July 4, 2011

July 4, 2011

Two Photos I shot during a motorcycle ride along the bay on July 4, 2011. Both photos were shot  from the park adjacent to the Tiburon California Ferry Terminal. Do you have any pictures of the bay you’d like to share? Join our site and you can contribute. It is easy and free!  

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MV Mendocino Photo

February 23, 2011

The MV Mendocino prepares to leave Larkspur Landing on its way to the San Francisco Ferry building. More information about the MV Mendocino can be found by following this link.

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Why You Wish You Rode The Ferry Every Morning

December 2, 2010

This photo was taken at Larspur Ferry Terminal on the morning of November 30th 2010.

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Spot & Mrs. Spot

June 3, 2010

Spot and his blushing bride Mrs. Spot (aka Cleospotra) preside over the Memorial Day 5-2-0 party.  Just like Mrs. Spot, Andrea has to go to work soon.  Congratulations to both !

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Photos: 1st Annual 5:20 boat Egg Coloring party

April 2, 2010

And the winner is … But first, here is a shot of the more traditional egg dyeing method. In this photo we have party attendees discussing their various egg coloring strategies. Some new friends from Sweden come by to give it a go. Shortly before arriving in Larkspur, judging of the results begins. And the winner […]

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Web site offers stunning view of the bay

March 26, 2010

There are many thousands of web cams around the world, but none offers quite this nice of a view. At you will find a live view of the bay (when not foggy or dark) that will remind you of why you are riding the ferry to work instead of sitting in a car on […]

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Golden Gate Bridge Photo in the evening from the bay.

March 22, 2010

My wife rides the ferry almost every day to and from work. Recently, while most others were busy staring at their phones and texting, she snapped this wondeful photo to share with me. I thought I’d share it with you too.

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