On Scene with Bill Wilson: Reflections of Dore Alley

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The location- Folsom and Dore Alley.

This past Sunday was the Up Your Alley Street Fair, a.k.a. Dore Alley and fondly called Folsom’s dirty little brother, because it is a much smaller version of the Folsom Street Fair in September. Each year as I strive to justify my gawking I find that I come up with a theme that seems to run through my photos. One year it was taking photos that included the business signs that line the otherwise industrial street. Auto Service Center takes on a little different meaning when you crop out the Auto so that it reads Service Center and is framed by the St. Andrew Cross used by the floggers.

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Reflections of Dore Alley Street Fair

This year because it was an absolutely beautifully sunny day I found myself taking photos of people and the reflections in their sunglasses. It made for an interesting viewpoint. Since a photo is worth a thousand words I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves.


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People passing a vendor’s booth.

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Steamworks featured a twisted version of “Twister”


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The beer booth was a popular spot.

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Sister Dana Van Iquity’s  stylish specs reflect the volunteer area.

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