Petty Officer Nicholas Brumback holds his two month old daughter, Heidi for the first time. She was born during his two hundred and sixty-two day deployment on the USS Higgins in the Persian Gulf.
Jim Campbell, 59, was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease in 2008 after experiencing numerous symptoms for several years befor his diagnosis.
Baby zucchini stuffed with ratatouille at Mistral in Coronado.
Fashion model and reality tv personality Adrianne Curry dressed as “Psylocke” and posed with San Diego Comic-Con attendees and fans.
Marine Band San Diego performs during a graduation ceremony.
A seven year old played in front of the screen at a “sensory-friendly” movie theater for autistic children and their families. The volume is lower and there is more lighting.
Visitors flock to an Air Force C-17 for shade at MCAS Miramar.
Molly Davis attempts to corral her pig Dippy during the junior auction at the San Diego County Fair.
A bowl of Pho at the OB Noodle House called the “OB Special order #1″ comes with rare steak, tripe, brisket, noodles and assorted vegetables.
The National Air Guitar Competition at the Casbah.
Keep your eye on the ball. This is a fun exercise and it’s not too difficult to execute. Prefocus your lens on manual about 8 feet in front of the batter. This will take several attempts but as the ball moves into position take several shots. Keep practicing till you get it. 300mm @ 2.8 1/1000 sec.
Roslyn Liske holds a giant balloon of the Sun promoting a new Fox series called Cosmos on the pedestrian bridge near Petco Park during Comic-Con on Friday.
“I have a loose tooth!”
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