20 December 2020

The City Halls of Emeryville, Berkeley, El Cerrito, Albany, and Richmond: December 2020


This is a view of Emeryville's Town Hall. City officials approved this building's construction in October 1900; the city finished the construction work in 1903.

Here is a photo of the Emeryville City Hall. The original Town Hall can be seen adjacent to the City Hall.


Here is a view of Berkeley’s Old City Hall. The cornerstone was laid on 27 June 1908.

This is a photo of the current Berkeley City Hall, located one block east of the old city hall.


Here is a view of the El Cerrito City Hall.

This is a photo of the Albany City Hall.

This picture shows a portion of the Richmond City Hall.


"A camera is a tool for learning how to see without a camera.” Dorothea Lange 

"Photography has not changed since its origin except in its technical aspects, which for me are not important." Henri Carter-Bresson

"There are always two people in every picture: the photographer and the viewer." Ansel Adams

"The important thing is not the camera but the eye." Alfred Eisenstaedt

The first volume of the San Francisco Bay Area Photo Blog contains galleries of photographs posted on the Internet between 2002 and 2011. Click Here to view those photos.

   A Sony camera was used to take these photographs.