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Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco’

San Francisco, CA: Bay Bridge in 1936 vs. 2013

Friday, September 20th, 2013
San Francisco, CA: Bay Bridge in 1936 vs. 2013

The recent opening of the new and iconic east span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was a monumental achievement for Caltrans, the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the California Transportation Commission, but let’s not forget those who paved the way for us in the 1930s as they built the original Bay Bridge — an engineering marvel in its own right. Check out this split-screen comparison that celebrates both spans!
-CaltransVideo on YouTube

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Oakland, CA: First Night on New Bay Bridge

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

Across and back on the SF Oakland Bay Bridge. Westbound first, then eastbound. Within the first few hundred cars each way.

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San Francisco, CA: Bicycle Rush Hour

Friday, August 9th, 2013
San Francisco, CA: Bicycle Rush Hour

Streetfilms Shortie – San Francisco Bicycle Rush Hour from Streetfilms on Vimeo. While vacationing in San Francisco, just happened to step out on to Market Street one day with the camera. Was only out there shooting in a 20 minute window and happened to capture this montage. It has been about three years since I […]

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San Francisco, CA: A Day in the Life of Cyclists

Thursday, July 18th, 2013
San Francisco, CA: A Day in the Life of Cyclists

A Day in the Life of San Francisco Cyclists – 6.30.13 from BikeWrappers on Vimeo. Took advantage of the beautiful un-foggy June day and got some shots of cyclists all throughout the city of San Francisco on 6.30.13 that tries to encompass how great of a cycling city SF really is…

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Top Ten Green Projects: 2013 Winners

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
Pearl Brewery/Full Goods Warehouse

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS Top Ten Winners: San Antonio, TX: Pearl Brewery/Full Goods Warehouse The Pearl Brewery Redevelopment Master Plan and the adaptive reuse of the Full Goods Warehouse are serving as a model and catalyst for green urban revitalization in a long neglected portion of San Antonio’s inner city. After 15 years lying derelict, […]

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Why Should California’s High Speed Rail Start in San Joaquin Valley?

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

No matter whom you ask—state or local elected leader, economic developer, community member–someone has an opinion on the California high speed rail project. Approved by voters in November of 2008, it has now become one of the most talked about infrastructure projects in the state. In July, Governor Jerry Brown signed a construction financing bill […]

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San Francisco, CA: Cable Cars – Early 1970s

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Home Movies of San Francisco by Cable Car – Early 1970s from Fading Dyes on Vimeo.

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San Francisco to New York City: The Sun Train

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

72 hour journey from San Francisco to New York by the American railroad. 2 Amtrak routes combine to make a very underrated experience. If you have the time, don’t fly.

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San Francisco, CA: Bay Area Rapid Transit Train System 1968

Friday, February 8th, 2013

Construction and progress of the BART (Bay Area Rapid Trasit) subway and interurban train system in the San Francisco bay area in the 1967-68 to provide safe, fast, mass transit, eliminating traffic congestion. Shows great Bay scenery and city views. – Bell99TV on YouTube

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San Francisco, CA: The Bay Lights Project

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

The Bay Lights from Words Pictures Ideas on Vimeo. The Bay Lights is an iconic light sculpture designed by internationally renowned artist Leo Villareal. The sculpture will be installed and illuminated over the course of the Bay Bridge’s 75th Anniversary, which extends from late 2011 to 2012.

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