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Tuesday, March 16, 2010

The Best Crane Photos You May See All Day

Posted By on Tue, Mar 16, 2010 at 12:59 PM

At around 9:05 this morning, a trio of massive crane fresh from the factory in Shanghai passed beneath the Golden Gate and Bay Bridges -- with a Lebron James vertical leap of room to spare. SF Weekly's favorite floating photographer, Gabor Gardonyi, was there. A tugboat chef who moonlights as an ace with the camera, he caught the Zhen Hua 15 with its load for the Port of Oakland before, during, and after its limbo with the Bay Bridge:

Here she comes... - ALL PHOTOS   |   GABOR GARDONYI
  • All photos | Gabor Gardonyi
  • Here she comes...

click to enlarge Nothin' to it...
  • Nothin' to it...
click to enlarge Clear!
  • Clear!
click to enlarge Next stop: Anchorage eight at the Port of Oakland
  • Next stop: Anchorage eight at the Port of Oakland



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Joe Eskenazi

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.

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