LGBT San Franciscans and their friends pressed shoulders Friday as the weeklong celebration of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride officially began with hoisting Pride Colors over San Francisco City Hall.
Captured by LGBT Photographer of Record Bill Wilson.
Photos by Bill Wilson
Copyright © 2007 San Francisco Sentinel
Commissioners Cecilia Chung and Robert Haaland entering Mayor’s Balcony with Dan Bernal, legislative aide to Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
Mayor Newsom strains the National Anthem buffered by more perfect pitch.
Assemblyman Mark Leno quickly joins reach for High C.
NEVER A LOST CAUSE
Rain, sleet, or snow Tom Crites greets Mayor Gavin Newsom. Crites began volunteer mail delivery at City Hall when his candidate Newsom took possession of Room 200, daily sorting voluminous mail deliveries to the Dome address and making a full day of stalwart rounds.
Sentinel Fine Arts Critic Seán Martinfield, right.
Bill Wilson is a veteran freelance photographer whose work is published by San Francisco and East Bay media. Bill embraced photography at the age of eight. In recent years, his photos capture historic record of the San Francisco LGBT community in the Bay Area Reporter (BAR). Bill has contributed to the Sentinel for the past two years.