When part of the Bay Bridge collapsed in 1989 earthquake, I thought my parents had gone down with it because they crossed the bridge for their commute every day. There were no cell phones back then and all the land lines were jammed up following the earthquake, so it took us a few hours to … Read More
Whoa, check out the Golden Gate Bridge without a road. From the Denver Post, via Gizmodo.
China plans to build the world’s tallest building in just 90 days. Once completed, the 220-story structure will surpass Burj Khalifa by 10 meters to become the tallest structure in the world. Here’s that same company erecting a 30-story hotel in 360 hours in December 2011.
The Chicago Cultural Centerâ€™s Louis Comfort Tiffany art glass dome at 24mm, not wide enough. Restored in 2008, this is the largest Tiffany glass dome in the world. May, 2011.
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, western span (as opposed to the eastern span). Circa 2011.
Been playing tour guide for a friend/former student visiting from Canada. Here’s a picture I took going up to Coit Tower. This image is pretty much SOOC. It wasn’t planned, but I actually got a shot of the step sponsored by the cleaning company with the same name.