Photo Gallery: California 4

Market Street, San Francisco; also check out the movies gallery for this scene! Market Street, San Francisco the fog is crawling in over San Francisco Castro street markings uh, what a big nose this guy has! hi Jim -- never thought you had such a horrific stove? ... people are quite aware of their city ... San Francisco souvenirs in San Francisco ... and here the aperture is closed further, along with some indirect flash light Muni public transport looking like a red teddy bear, Market Street, San Francisco kettle in 42 Sharon Street, San Francisco uh, my ice tea is nearly finished one of those BIG limousines ... sort of mafia-like *g*

photographer: Klaus Hildner
Copyright © 2000 Klaus Hildner •
camera: Nikon Coolpix 990 (digital, 3.34 Megapixel)
location: San Francisco, California (+ surroundings)
Stamp shots have been added later.
date: see file names (yyyymmdd-nnnn.gif/.jpg)
technique: original image size 2 048 x 1 1536 pixels
JPEG compression to roughly 1/8 of original file size

no image manipulation besides

  • UV filtering (on location),
  • sharpening (digital filter in the camera)
  • rotation, cropping, resizing (down to 1 024 pixels), + brightness adjustment (Adobe Photoshop)
panorama shots: those have been stitched; visit The Panorama Factory web site

image quality: The Nikon supports

  • 1/16 ("basic"),
  • 1/8 ("normal"),
  • 1/4 ("fine") compression and
  • no compression ("hi", i. e. raw TIFF
    with an image size of approximately 16 MB at 2 048 x 1 536.