For those of you planning a visit to the San Francisco Bay Area (best weather is in May and September), there are many wonderful places to view photography, but recently I had the accidental pleasure of viewing three private collections and realized that this is a very particular genre of collecting in its own right. Each of the three exhibitions I visited is unique in its vision and presents interesting questions about collecting. And, each is housed in a lovely setting that would make it worthwhile to weave a visit to each into a larger vacation here.
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