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Fruitvale Bridge and the Jingletown Shore, Oakland, California
Another view of the old sheds on the Jingletown shore (now replaced by lifestyle lofts and condos), with the Fruitvale bridges in the background (2002).

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Lovely image with stupendous clarity and light. So sad this rustic scene has been replaced by lofts and condos. Great compo, reflection, sky..everything. -- I view your blog regularly and enjoy seeing your work from across the bay.

Hamish Reid Author Profile Page said:

Mindy -- thanks again! Yes, it's a shame the sheds (and a lot of the rest of what went with them in those days) are gone, but the Estuary's still a working waterway, with lots of tugs and barges and salvage cranes and the like plying its length, so there's still quite a lot of workaday rusticity (is that a word?) left, even without the industry and art that the sheds used to contain...

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