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Photo of the Week is the place where we feature the professional, novice, and amateur photographers among us. We accept photos of all kinds, whether travel shots, human interest, fashion, food, or any of Sacramento's happenings (and more!). Interested? Submit your own here!

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Catching the Mavericks Waves

The window for a Mavericks surf contest closed on March 31 and for the second straight year, conditions never reached the levels needed by the World Surf League to hold an official contest (the last...

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Dine & Wine

The sun sets behind the Napa hills and over the lawn of Brix, a farm-to-table restaurant set on 16 acres of vineyards, orchards, and gardens. Patio dining provides a relaxing space overlooking the...

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Mavericks Non-Contest Surf

Favorable weather conditions made for an amazing morning of surfing in a Mavericks non-contest event on January 15, held at the Mavericks tournament site a half-mile from the shore at Half Moon...

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Causeway Faceoff

Local rivals Sac State and UC Davis squared off at the eagerly anticipated 64th annual Causeway Classic. Sac State took the win at 52-47, giving them a record 7-4 season–the first time that Sac...

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Fog & Light

A beautiful place to spend a quite moment, the fog rolls in and out along the Mendocino coast, creating a landscape that changes with each shift of light. – Bethany Harris

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Big Cat on K

A candid take of Philadelphia-based artist, Yis Goodwin’s contribution to Sacramento’s Wide Open Walls mural festival last week on K Street. Photo by Owen Mark. Submit your own photo...

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Fans, Get Ready

With expansion, a stadium, and a winning streak on their mind, Sacramento Republic FC gives fans a reason to get excited. SacPress photograph Steve Martarano catches a great shot of the Tower Bridge...

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On Golden Pond

In a contrast of light and dark, transparency and reflection, photographer Owen Mark captures an everyday scene turned to art.
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Towering Perspective

Local graphic designer and photographer Michelle Hosogai captures a towering perspective of the familiar Tower Bridge in Downtown Sacramento.
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Maroon 5 @ BottleRock

In a fusion of stellar music and food, BottleRock served up a world-class appetite for entertainment with performances by Maroon 5, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, the FooFighters, and more...


Amgen Rides Through Sacramento

SacPress photographer Steve Martarano captures the excitement of the Amgen Tour of California, the Sacramento leg of which included the conclusion of the women’s race as well as the opening stage for...

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FourScore Grand Re-Opening

FourScore Coffee reopens in style after a year+ renovation of their space in Historic Roseville. People crowded in for their grand reopening celebration with great music by live acts by Humble Snail...

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Light & Shadows

It’s a mysterious and glorious scene when the sun filters through California’s towering Redwoods. On the drive down to Fern Canyon near Eureka we couldn’t help but stop and capture...

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Flooded Causeway

Steve Martarano took a helicopter ride via Capital Helicopters this weekend and captured some shots of our rain filled landscapes. This one shows our floodplains being put to good use over the Yolo...

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Mesmerizing Raindrops

Photographer Owen Mark captures in mesmerizing detail raindrops settled on leaves during this month’s rainfall.
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A Welcomed Sight

SacPress photographer Steve Martarano captures the Sacramento River filled to its brim after last week’s storms. After years of a record-breaking drought, this is truly a welcomed sight. Submit...

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Fab Forties Light Display

Street after street and house after house of impressive light displays make the Fab Forties a true winter wonderland at this time of year. Photo gallery article coming next week! – Bethany...

Shelter Live Tour
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Shelter Live Tour

Music festival writer and photographer, Tori Kobayashi, captures the excitement of Porter Robinson & Madeon’s Shelter Live Tour. The artists visited San Francisco on Nov. 23, when this...

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