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AgFest costume contest

TOP: Nine-year-old Gracie Irola with the Escalon 4H dressed as Cleopatra while her steer Harold was made up as King Tut in the annual costume contest where animals are dressed up by the kids who raised them at the AgFest at the San Joaquin County fairgrounds in Stockton.  BOTTOM LEFT: Fourteen-year-old Erin Grogan, left, and [...]

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Blast from the past: I love what you’ve done with your hair

Delta College student Melissa Deverell of Stockton, left, dressed for Halloween as Medusa from Greek myth, has her serpentine locks checked out by fellow student Jennifer Khut while talking between classes on the college’s campus in Stockton.(Camera Nikon D1H. Lens: Sigma 14mm. Exposure: 1/250th sec. @ f/ 5.6 w/ fill-flash. ISO 200) 10/28/04: On Halloween [...]

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Three-faced

Double, double toil and trouble; fire burn and cauldron bubble. – Macbeth by William Shakespeare 10-year-old Christopher Lane Alexander wears a scary mask at the annual Halloween event at UOP in Stockton. (Camera: Nikon D2X. Lens: Nikkor 80-200mm @ 200mm. Exposure: f/2.8 @1/250, ISO 200) Looking like he’d be right at home at the Oakland [...]

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Boo to you

“Shadows of a thousand years rise again unseen, Voices whisper in the trees, ‘Tonight is Halloween!’” – Dexter Kozen Susan Chaisson of Stockton points out other costumes to her 3-year-old son Joseph Chaisson Jr. at the annual Safe Trick or Treat event on the campus of the University of the Pacific in Stockton. (Camera: Nikon [...]

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Power princess

(Camera: Nikon D2X. Lens Nikkor 80-20mm @ 200mm. Exposure: f/8 @ 1/250, ISO 200) Yesterday, I shot the YAB Literacy Day at Eden Square in Stockton. It was a small event, organized by the Midtown Youth Advisory Board and the San Joaquin Public Library, held to promote better reading habits for kids. It’s theme was [...]

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