Steve's 2004 photos

Dates are photo dates except as noted. Timestamps in JPEG information are Pacific time. Hawaii local time is Pacific time minus two hours. Boston local time is Pacific time plus three hours.
Camera: SAN's Olympus C-740 UZ.

Summary: 2.56 GB, 3,767 photos.

See also: Panoramic photos 2004


01/01/04 SF New Year's Eve 2003 at Bieneman's: Ness * 5, Ryan Reeves, Steve and Diane Bieneman. Some pix by SEN. Fireworks!
01/03/04 SF Steve Young bear and Bari at Fisherman's Wharf.
Waxing gibbous moon. [At maximum zoom, the moon is roughly 200 x 200 pixels, showing a little detail.]
ASN/SEN pingpong (bluish, used incandescent white balance but it's not right).
01/05/04 SF Nighttime SF skyline from Dolores Park (20th/Church), including panoramas.
01/06/04 SF At SFDS: SFDS Girls JV basketball vs. Crystal Springs; SEN, Sarah Ach, Becca Atkinson, Jessica Sykes.
[Used Flourescent #2 white balance, color is ok but there was little available light, hence blurry pix.]
01/10/04 SF Mattoon's house, under construction but mostly framed; SEN, Alison, Steve, Connor, Chelsea.
01/10/04 SF At Telegraph Hill rec center: SEN and Jessica Sykes in intermural JCC basketball game.
01/24/04 SF Unimpressive (and cold!) sunset from Golden Gate Heights. Includes panoramas, crescent moon conjoined with Venus.
01/25/04 SF SF Blues JCC basketball game vs. Cougars at new SF JCC gym; SEN, Jessica Sykes.
01/25/04 SF SOLI at Dan and Val Harper's; mostly cats Sparky and ???.
01/28/04 SF Another underwhelming sunset, this time from Sunset Reservoir (Ortega at 28th Avenue) with SEN. Includes panoramas.
02/01/04 SF SEN and Jessica Sykes in girl's basketball vs. Brandeis Hillel at JCC, including movies.
02/02/04 SF Golden Gate bridge at night from Crissy Field, including panoramas. Telephoto shots are out of focus (manual focus, by mistake). Should have used longer manual exposure with smaller aperture.
02/09/04 Santa Clara,
San Jose
SEN and Jake Hall at tennis clinic at Santa Clara University.
Siebel Open at HP Pavillion San Jose: Davis Cup team (Andy Roddick/Robby Ginepri/Mardy Fish) with Barry McKay; exhibition Brad Gilbert (coached by Roddick) vs. Michael Chang; 1st round match Wayne Ferriera vs. Jan-Michael Gambill. Some pix by SEN.
02/13/04 SFO, Maui Sunrise at SFO before departure. San Mateo Bridge, Crystal Springs Reservoir from plane.
Kahului, Maui on approach to OGG. Makena: Malu'aka beach, Keawala'i Congregational Church graveyard. BSN & SEN at pool. Sunset from Kamaole Beach, Kihei.
02/14/04 Maui Haleakala, including panoramas. Kihei to Kahului from Haleakala Highway; crater, Science City, Hawaii from Red Hill; crater from Leleiwi overlook. Sunset from Kamaole Beach, Kihei.
02/15/04 Maui Minigolf at Ma'alaea, including hibiscus. Lahaina: Front Street, banyan tree; panoramas. Whales at harbor from Papawai Point. Sunset from Kamaole Beach, Kihei.
02/16/04 Maui Afternoon whale watch (Pacific Whale Foundation) from Ma'alaea harbor. Mostly splashes, but one good fluke. Sunset from boat.
02/17/04 Maui AM: Snorkeling cruise on Leilani from Ma'alaea harbor to Molokini (SEN: snuba with guide Kate) and Turtle Town. More whales.
PM: luau at Royal Lahaina, Kaanapali, including sunset over Lanai.
02/18/04 Maui Iao Needle state park with BSN/SEN; handheld panorama. Bailey House Museum, Wailuku. Sunset from Kamaole Beach, Kihei.
02/19/04 Maui AM: Alex Air helicopter trip over West Maui: Haleakala, Hana, rainforest waterfalls.
PM: snorkeling trip on Pride of Maui from Ma'alaea Harbor to Molokini, including handheld panoramas. Sunset from Kalama Park beach, Kihei.
02/20/04 Maui OGG airport, Kahului: helicopters. Maui shoreline from plane. Sunset from plane. Circus Bear.
02/25/04 SF Unsuccessful attempt to capture lighting with long manual exposure from playroom. Retained test pix at 3200x2400 for comparison to usual 2048x1536; clearly less pixillated when enlarged!.
02/28/04 SF Sunset with Farallones from Grand View Park, 15th Avenue at Pacheco, including panoramas. First extensive use of 3200x2400 enlarge mode.
03/01/04 SF Golden Gate Bridge at sunset; uninspired.
03/05/04 Pomponio Matt Kahn's Stanford art department design class kite day at Pomponio State Beach, including sunsets. Many bracketed sunset shots; considering making composite shots of ocean and sky at different exposures.
03/10/04 SF Sunset from Grand View Park, including panoramas. Farallones not visible due to fog, not enough clouds to generate much interest.
03/11/04 SF Fort Funston, including panoramas. Battery Davis and gliders (not hang gliders).
03/13/04 SF SEN in JCC Girl's Basketball finals: Cougars vs. SF Blues.
03/14/04 SF SEN at CMTA Honors Recital at SFSU.
03/16/04 SF Sunset from Golden Gate Heights; cloudless but some fog, hence not very interesting.
04/01/04 SF Golden Gate Park: Conservatory, flowers at McLaren Rhododendron Dell, statues, music concourse, Academy of Science, de Young during construction. First day of limited access due to underground garage construction. Phil Sleeper of Rec and Park receiving check for kids tennis program.
04/03/04 SF Passover 2004: SAN/BSN/ASN/SEN, HWS/MKS, Alan/Lee, Amanda/Pat, Jay/Alyssa, Minnie, Ruth/Josh/Jessie, Lorna (17).
04/05/04 Cleveland SF Bay on departure from SFO. Paper airplane sculpture, sunset at Cleveland Airport en route SFO -> MSP with BSN, SEN, Circus Bear.
04/06/04 Minneapolis Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley. SEN in AmeriSuites Hotel pool, Eden Prarie.
04/07/04 Minneapolis Antonia at AmeriSuites (presumably by SEN).
04/08/04 Minneapolis Lakewood Cemetery Chapel. ERN's coffin at Lakewood gravesite. Walker Sculpture Garden. Jackie McClees, Harry Jorgenson, Lois Falk at ERN memorial dinner at Manny's.
04/09/04 Minneapolis Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
04/10/04 Minneapolis University of Minnesota with BSN/ASN/SEN: gophers, Weisman Art Museum, student organization signs on bridge. Lowry Memorial on Hennepin Avenue ("Gateway Monument").
04/11/04 Minneapolis MSP airport on departure with BSN/ASN/SEN/Circus Bear.
04/14/04 SF Giants vs. Brewers at SBC Park, a.k.a. Pac Bell.
04/16/04 SF Concert for Community 2004 at SFDS, including SEN.
05/01/04 Sacramento Celebration at Alan & Lee's: HWS/MKS 60th Anniversary, Molly's birthday, Mother's Day. ALS/LHS, SAN/BSN/SEN, HWS/MKS, Jay, Amanda & Pat, Minnie & Ruthie. Announcement of Amanda's pregnancy!
05/15/04 Cambridge, Boston Cambridge: Harvard Yard. Paine Hall rehearsal for Alexander's senior thesis performance. Electronic music studio.
Boston: Boston Common, Beacon Hill, State House, Public Garden.
05/17/04 Cambridge, Boston Cambridge: MIT: Gehry CS/AI building (with Harry Lewis and BSN). Harvard: Yard, including panoramas, Quincy House.
Boston, coastline, clouds from airplane en route out of Logan.
05/22/04 SF SEN in SF Rec and Park Girl's 12 and under tennis tournament at GGP; first place match vs. Erin, trophy from Greg Simmons.
05/23/04 SF SEN piano recital at SFCM (Hertz Hall). SEN, William Wellborn.
06/09/04 SF Hazy SF from airplane on departure from SFO.
06/10/04 Cambridge
Commencement 2004 at Harvard Yard. Conferral of degrees at Eliot House.
Graduation party at Brae Burn Country Club, Wellesley.
[See also Dr. Berenberg's graduation pix.]
06/11/04 Wellesley Stanley Cheng's graduation luau at Sandra's.
06/12/04 Cambridge Harvard Square, Eliot House, Charles River.
06/13/04 Boston Downtown Boston from Radisson Cambridge. Clouds illuminated by lightning flashes after BOS departure.
06/19/04 Arnold SEN at Snowflake Lodge in first water polo game of summer 2004.
06/25/04 Arnold Bears at Diane and Sid Smith's house; bears at Rusty Bear.
06/26/04 Avery Independence Hall Quilters annual quilt show at Avery Middle School.
07/01/04 Los Angeles
Getty Museum with BSN/ASN/SEN, including handheld panoramas.
Hollywood, near Grauman's Chinese Theater.
07/02/04 San Diego Young Composer's Guild presentation concert of MTAC (Music Teachers' Association of California) convention at Town & Country Hotel, San Diego, including ASN with William Wellborn. Composers: Elizabeth Lim, Irena Lin, Alexander Ness, Jeffrey Moore, Sebastian Chang, Dusting Callahan, Edward Sywulka. Presenter: Judith Moore.
07/04/04 San Diego SEN piano performance at MTAC convention,including SEN with William Wellborn.
07/14/04 Arnold Water polo at Snowflake Lodge. SEN, Hanna Mogannem. Lloyd Loeffler with grandson.
07/25/04 Arnold Elaine Stuben's art show at Tom Cahill's garden. SEN, Jim Held, ASN with Elaine's dog Sierra.
08/06/04 Arnold Red sun through late afternoon smoke from Mountain Ranch fire.
08/16/04 Arnold Water polo at Snowflake Lodge. SEN; Emile, Hanna, Emile Jr., Shannon and Isaac Mogannem; Janet, Austin and Amanda Fish.
08/27/04 Arnold Twilight tennis potluck at Tom Cahill's.
08/30/04 SF Mattoon's new house: Chelsea/Connor/Stephen/Alison, DWN/SEN/BSN.
09/04/04 SF G&G's 60th anniversary dinner at L'Olivier.
09/08/04 Arnold Annual men's tennis lunch at Tom Cahill's. Tom Cahill, Irwin Cantieri, Chuck Carlsen, Jim Held, Lloyd Loeffler.
Tennis at Snowflake 9/9/04; Lloyd serving.
09/21/04 Home SEN's 13th birthday dinner with G&G, Peggy Merrifield.
09/25/04 SF Joint birthday party for SEN and Chelsea Mattoon, at Star India and at Mattoon's. Chelsea Mattoon, Jessica Sikes, Jessie Holtzman, Laura Rothman, Lily Bigalke, Lucy Finn, Morgan Warner, Remi Fisher, Sally Ness, Sarah Roach; BSN, Anne Steele, Alison & Steve Mattoon.
10/11/04 Calaveras Big Trees Calaveras Big Trees State Park with BSN and SEN, including vertical panoramas of redwoods.
10/26/04 SF Garden planting at home: front tree, front planter box, back yard.
10/27/04 Oakland Lunch at G&G's: one-month old Archer Bennett Saxton, Amanda and Pat, Alan and Lee, Bill and Molly, Minnie, Bari and Steve.
10/27/04 San Francisco SEN at SFDS boy's soccer game at Polo Fields, Golden Gate Park.
10/31/04 Stanford Matt Kahn's annual Halloween pumpkin party.
11/01/04 SF SEN tennis at Olympic Club; first match on clay.
11/05/04 Oakland Golden State Warriors game at Oakland Coliseum Arena, some by SEN.
11/07/04 SF GGP tennis courts/Jake Hall: SEN winning SF Rec and Park Girl's 14 and under.
11/20/04 SF Sunset from Grand View park, including panoramas. Arrived late, hence hurried.
11/26/04 Eureka Carson Mansion at night in the rain.
N.B.: JPEG date/time info missing, apparently camera lost state when I failed to replace dead batteries in a timely fashion.
11/27/04 Eureka Old town Eureka, including handheld waterfront panorama and Carson Mansion.
N.B.: JPEG date/time info missing, as above.
12/15/04 SF SF Day School 2nd/7th grade soiree.
12/25/04 Oakland Turkey dinner at G&Gs; SEN & BSN.
12/27/04 Sacramento Hannukah 2004 (belated) at Alan & Lee's: Nesses * 5, G & G, Alan & Lee, Amanda & Pat & Archer, Simon the cat.
Cf. also Alan's pix.

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