Pride 2017

August 3, 2017 – 9:15 pm
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The San Francisco Pride Celebration and Parade this year was on June 25, 2017. For the last couple of years I’ve photographed and marched with the Verasphere. There’s a lot of time during the staging before the parade begins to see old friends, chat, and take lots of photos.  They’re a friendly, colorful, energetic, creative, bunch of people.
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To see my complete portfolio from Pride, visit my photo page, where photo prints are available for purchase. Numbered and signed prints are available from me directly at fletcher@fletcho.com.

Carnaval San Francisco 2017

June 14, 2017 – 11:27 am
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On the Parade Route
     This year was the 39th Annual Carnaval SF Festival held on Memorial Day weekend. For me the highlight of the event is the parade on Sunday. I always arrive early in the morning in order to shoot photos during the staging. Starting at about 8 AM, people are arriving, hanging out, getting makeup on, and doing some last minute rehearsing. During this time I’m strolling and I’m pretty relaxed. Once the parade starts it’s busy as hell, running, shooting dancing and marching, and it’s a ball, but tiring.
     To see the complete portfolio, larger sizes, or to purchase prints, go to my photo page.  
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India 2016 – Bundi

March 29, 2017 – 10:45 am

 


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We spent several days in Bundi, Rajasthan, in November, 2016. It’s a small, pleasant city, with fewer tourists than many of the places we visited, such as Pushkar. We enjoyed walking through the town, taking photographs, meeting people, and enjoying the sights around us. I was able to further explore, through the creation of portraits and other photos, aspects of the culture that are so different than what I’m accustomed to.
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Looking down on Bundi, from the castle. There’s a belief that the blue color keeps mosquitos away.

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A more complete set of photos from Bundi can be seen on my photos site.

You can see earlier portfolios from this trip at:

Delhi 1

Pushkar 1

Pushkar 2

In the next few weeks or months, I will be publishing one more portfolio of photographs from this trip. Stay tuned.

India 2016 – Pushkar 2

January 8, 2017 – 9:02 pm

 

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I took these photographs in Pushkar, Rajasthan, in November 2016.  To see the  complete portfolio, click here: Pushkar 2. If you missed the earlier portfolio, it’s here: Pushkar 1.

The images are a little larger in the portfolios and you can order prints at the site.

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