Collette LeGrand-Ashton hails a cab bound for the Dream Queens Revue at Aunt Charlie's where she has been running a weekly drag for 8 years in San Francisco, California.
Woody Miller, 54, of San Francisco, stands naked at the corner of Castro and Market Streets in protest of a city ordinance banning public nudity.
City Models talent, Sammy Smith, 22, takes direction from Academy of Art University of San Francisco student Jalisa Paez during a class assigned fashion shoot in front the of the Contemporary Jewish Museum San Francisco, Calif. "I have an idea of attitude in my head," said Smith. "Then I do it."
Half way through his daily walking tour of San Francisco, troubadour Mr. B looks for his next tipping audience.
Protected by a bee suit, Spencer Marshall doesn't flinch when a been lands on his forehead during hive maintenance on the roof of the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco.
Waiting for a hair cut, Nathan Tan, of San Francisco, watches as artist Bethany Rose paints a mannequin on the sidewalk in front of Glass Kandi on Geary Street in San Francisco.
49ers fan Stacy "Banjo Man" Samuels, 63, of Berkeley, stands to commemorate a long standing relationship with a beloved team and their ball park just weeks before the final home game at Candlestick Park on in San Francisco, Calif.
Parked in their usual window seat at Uncle Vito's pizza shop on Nob Hill, San Francisco's famous twins, Marion and Vivian Brown welcome adoring fans at their dinner table.
A group of protesters calling themselves the "Gmuni dancers" block a Google Bus from moving down 24th Street at Valencia Street in San Francisco, Calif.
On election night, Max Benbow, 8, sends a message to President Obama at Obama Headquarters in San Francisco before the final election results spell out a second term for the president.
Tony Bennett meets a group of VIPs at a private reception in the mayor's office before a public ceremony at San Francisco City Hall celebrating the 50th anniversary of Bennett's hit song "I Left My Heart in San Francisco."
Dressed as Jesus for the production of "The Lord's Passion" at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Ignacio Ruiz, 39, two-time Jesus actor, is raised on the cross during a rehearsal.
Days before the final game at Candlestick Park, the door to the 49ers lockers room is left with battle scars as reminder of countless victories and losses over the past decades.
Members of The Giants Orange and Black Attack, official cheer ambassadors for the Giants, hang out in the bleachers during a lull in the action at the Giants season opener.
Doua Lor, Leng Chang's mother, works in the fields of the 22-acre farm she runs with her husband n Merced, Calif. Lor, a Hmong refugee originally from Laos, settled in Merced 20 years ago with her family. Now efforts at the farm that she and her husband run seven days a week go to support their son's family who have been dealing with unemployment issues for the past two years.
A young boy attends at the funeral of 5-year-old shooting victim, Gabriel Martinez Jr., at St. Elizabeth Church in Oakland, Calif.
Serana Rose shows off a purple fishnet tattoo at the Tattoo and Body Art Expo inside the Cow Palace in Daly City, Calif. "Its so much more than fashion. For me it becomes the color of your skin. It's who you are," said Rose.
Days after proposition 8 was declared unconstitutional, Larry Propp, 65, Dick Poley, 81, together for 40 years, hug after deputy marriage commissioner Barry Biderman married them at San Francisco City Hall.
Days after proposition 8 was declared unconstitutional, Anna Hennigh, 27, and Melody Hennigh, 26, kiss at the top of the grand staircase under the rotunda before getting married at San Francisco City Hall.
Once victory seems certain, Coral Flame throws her arms up after a wrestling match at "Go Deep," an all-women lube wrestling night in San Francisco, Calif.