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Photo of the WeekPhoto 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 official Mavericks competition was February 2016). But there were a few opportunities during the...

Dine & Wine
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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 lawn and gardens with food and wine options ranging from delicate to hardy. Photographer: Bethany...

Mavericks Non-Contest Surf
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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 Bay’s Pillar Point. Non-contest days are essentially practice sessions held prior to the one-day...

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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 State won seven games over Division I opponents. SacPress photographer Steve Martarano was there to...

Fog & Light
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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

Sac Republic Win on Busy Cal Expo Weekend
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Sac Republic Win on Busy Cal Expo Weekend

The night before Papa Murphy’s Park was transformed into music festival grounds for City of Trees, Sac Republic dropped a 3-1 decision to United Soccer League foe Oklahoma City. SacPress photographer Steve Martarano was busy capturing both events that had the crowds roaring this weekend.

Big Cat on K
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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 at sacramentopress.com/picoftheweek

Fans, Get Ready
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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 Battalion. Check out his story about their plans for the future, both near and far. Submit your own...

On Golden Pond
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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.
Submit your own photo at sacramentopress.com/picoftheweek

Towering Perspective
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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.
Submit your own photo at sacramentopress.com/picoftheweek

BottleRock Napa Valley: A Toast to the Legends [Photos]
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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. SacPress writer Cesar Alexander captured this moment and over a dozen others in his photo gallery coverage...

Amgen Rides Through Sacramento
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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 the men as they began their seven-day competition. Submit your own photo at sacramentopress...

FourScore Grand Re-Opening
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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 (pictured), Josh Lane and the Heartfelt, and Steven Denmark. Photo by Mark Tuzman //...

Light & Shadows
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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 a few shots of this awe-inspiring sight. – Bethany Harris Submit your own photo...

Flooded Causeway
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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 Causeway.

Mesmerizing Raindrops
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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
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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 your own photo at sacramentopress.com/picoftheweek

Ringing in the New Year at SnowGlobe was Lit!
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Ringing in the New Year at SnowGlobe

Our music festival writer, Victoria Kobayashi, captures the energy of New Year’s biggest festival. Odesza puts on a good show at SnowGlobe 2016, along with the likes of RL Grime, Flume, and Lido. Check out her coverage of the event here. Submit your own photo at sacramentopress...

Fab Forties Light Display
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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 Harris

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 photo was taken, and will be in Sacramento on Dec. 3. Check out her article here.

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