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Weddings Past (in black and white)

Black and White – Winter is a quiet season for a wedding photographer, and yet today in the Bay Area feels like June. The confetti of plum blossoms and recent Valentine’s Day just feels like a wedding! Lately on Instagram I’ve been reminiscing about past weddings, anticipating new spring weddings to come. Here is a…

Gideon Bendile performs at Napa City Winery for VOENA children's choir 20th Anniversary Gala

Gideon Bendile and VOENA Gala at Napa City Winery

Gideon Bendile‘s voice is more widely known than his name. His is that unforgettable African call that famously opens a certain Disney movie.  Gideon performed at VOENA‘s 20th Anniversary Gala. Other performers included Italian guitarist Peppino D’Agostino and drummer Jeff Campitelli along with the children’s choir itself.  The non-profit choir has worked with Gideon for many…