Coronavirus

Shelter-in-place life in Marin County, San Francisco and East Bay documented
Transportation
Mark Prado March 27, 2020
Coronavirus

Transportation is a familiar subject for Berkeley photographer Karl Nielsen, who frequently captures arresting images of highway and transit construction, and routinely illuminates a vibrant Bay Area on the move.

Coronavirus crisis feeds photographer’s thoughts on adapting
Environment
Mark Prado March 19, 2020
By Karl Nielsen
Coronavirus

We, like the slime mold ... I’m a full-time freelance photographer with a love of science and an odd obsession with slime mold, a 600 million-year-old, often overlooked, misunderstood and mischaracterized single-celled organism that undulates across rotting foliage in damp forests. For the last two years, I have wanted to create a time-lapse photo sequence of slime mold in a Petri dish as it forages, navigates obstacles and thrives despite challenges.

Bay Bridge empties amid coronavirus order
Transportation
Mark Prado March 18, 2020
By Mark Prado
Bay Bridge

The normally bustling Bay Bridge was virtually empty this week as a shelter in place order was issued for most of the Bay Area.

Cable Car service felled by coronavirus
Transportation
Mark Prado March 17, 2020
By Mark Prado
Cable Cars

San Francisco's Cable Cars won't be climbing halfway to the stars anytime soon, the latest victim of the coronavirus.