Russian Hill - above North beach - San Francisco
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I like very much this one! One of the famous streets of SF, where I remember have drown downhill :)
Great series, my friend, im happy to see each one.
20 Jan 2009 5:57am
looks like somthing out of a movie, great stuff
20 Jan 2009 6:40am
Cool perspective! I just expect Michael Douglas jump in a car from behind the hill :)
20 Jan 2009 7:43am
Excellent capture of this hill... I love all the different lines! Well done.
20 Jan 2009 10:36am
I love it, I remember this, I remember walking it up (one one like that, that had a lot of stores, and art galleries)
20 Jan 2009 12:08pm
Ooh I love this one. This is a very characteristic hill from SF. That's something we see in the movies. Excellent perspective.
20 Jan 2009 12:46pm
Famous from "The Streets of San Francisco" and other chase scenes. Great angle to shoot from. I don't know if I'd want to park my car there.
20 Jan 2009 12:50pm
Such fantastic composition and perspective!!! Agree to what others have said... it's like watching a scene of a movie. Wonderful!:-)
20 Jan 2009 5:00pm
Cracking shot Stephen,so much to look at,I could be here for quite a while..."Jones Street"good Welsh name that..
20 Jan 2009 7:00pm
I'm waiting for Frank Bullitt going down this street :-)
20 Jan 2009 9:18pm
@Calusarus: Ah, Lieutenant Bullitt - the first is still the very best.
such a wonderful long view. i like the way the stop lines on the street seem to divide it into sections.
20 Jan 2009 10:59pm
@grant: Thanks, Grant - caught my eye, too...
Exceptional capture. Felt like a roller coaster ride:-)
20 Jan 2009 11:07pm
@sherri: All you need do is bring Evie...
What a great hill!!! Love the horizontals of the wires and cars..and how they bisect the central spine. Nice composition!
21 Jan 2009 12:19am
@Marcie: Thank you, Marcie.
Superb capture, is this the road we often see in movies set there, or is there many roads like this, it just looks familiar and I have never been there
21 Jan 2009 1:22am
@JJ: Well, JJ - one of them...
Spectacular shot, love these streets in SF. Reminds me of the Steve McQueen movie Bullit. Remember the great chase scene? Your answer is directly related to your age and mine.
21 Jan 2009 2:51am
@John Maslowski: Well, John - if you go back and glance six comments down from your kind words - you'll discover both Calusarus and yours truly, doffing our collective caps to Lieutenant Frank Bullitt. Simply, first and still best! That film was released forty-one years ago. Arrrgh.
I wouldn't want to walk to the shops and back up that hill each day! What a perspective. Neat shot, Stephen
21 Jan 2009 4:41am
@EYES WIDE SHUT: It be good for you my friend - think of it as a free 'Stairmaster'
(of course, I put the camera back in the car - and drove back over the hill)
A classic San Francisco scene !!
21 Jan 2009 7:35am
oh a hill-street again ... ;)
very good composed picture with the houses and trees on the side
22 Jan 2009 8:02pm
All those "Stop" seem to say "Stop... and admire !" - I DO !
23 Jan 2009 2:00pm
The cars look like insects, lined up to feed from a trough. Great shot.
25 Jan 2009 6:48am
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