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Community Photo of the Week: City Skyline from BART

on March 14, 2012

Oakland North is continuing with our feature. Every week, we will publish a photo submitted by one of our readers. This week’s photo is by Angela Marlaud.

Marlaud took this photo of the Oakland city skyline, and someone sleeping, with a Lomo LC-A camera on BART during her morning commute to San Francisco. “This was during my morning commute to work from the East Bay to SF,” Marlaud wrote in an e-mail. “The lady in the shot was just another sleepyhead on BART.”

“I still primarily shoot film because that’s what I grew up with! I love the process and anticipation. And of course, film is laced with nostalgia.”

If you’d like to contribute to “community photo of the week,” just send a favorite photograph taken in Oakland to with the subject: PHOTO. Please make all photographs large-sized and in jpeg format.

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