Category Archives: Tom Paiva Photography

The Bay Bridge Book ships

Here we are a year and a half after the Bay Bridge East Span has opened and my new book has begun to ship.  People who pre-ordered it should have it by now.  It is available on Nazraeli Press’s website … Continue reading


New Bay Bridge Book Launch

After photographing the Bay Bridge since 2008, with the new bridge open and operating since September 2013, a year and a half ago, the book has been printed.  I’ve received a preliminary copy from Nazraeli Press a couple of weeks … Continue reading


The Proud Bird

Here in LA, just east of LAX (airport) there’s an old aviation themed restaurant called the Proud Bird.  It’s been a staple for meetings and cocktails for aviators and the aviation industry for over 50 years.  Past regulars and guests … Continue reading


The Last Book Store

This post, I’m showing something very different.  Last week while in downtown Los Angeles we decided to go to an old book store known as The Last Bookstore.  I had my Sony NEX camera with me, but a glitch happened … Continue reading


High Surf at Playa del Rey

A few weeks ago we had some unusually high surf here in Southern California caused by a hurricane off the Baja coast.  It brought very warm weather, too. Having not shot enough personal work lately, I ventured out to my … Continue reading