Magali Gauthier captures photos and videos for the Palo Alto Weekly, the Mountain View Voice and The Almanac newspapers. She runs the Voice's and the Almanac's Instagram accounts. She joined Embarcadero Media in August 2018. During the pandemic, she captured how the Peninsula community adapted to the crisis.
Magali is a Bay Area native who speaks English, French and Spanish. She received a master?s degree in journalism from the University of Southern California, where she focused on visual journalism through video, photo, interactive webpages and social media.
The impact of the pandemic was everywhere in 2021, but access to vaccines brought many aspects of life a little closer to normal. Take a look back at Mountain View's year in photos, as curated by the Voice's chief visual journalist.
[Monday, January 10, 2022]
Our visual journalist, Magali Gauthier, has captured images of people coping over the last year and a half with the pandemic that has disrupted and changed all of our lives. Here are some of those photos.
[Tuesday, August 3, 2021]
Around 250 people marched and rallied in downtown Palo Alto Sunday to raise awareness about attacks on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and to increase voter registration within this group.
[Tuesday, May 4, 2021]
We're in the middle of winter, which means it's the best time of year to see a variety of migrating birds. And if you head to Bedwell Bayfront Park, you're bound to see bird watchers equipped with scopes and binoculars.
[Monday, February 3, 2020]
Last month, employees from some of the largest local tech companies gathered at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City. But they weren't there to hear a keynote speech for the unveiling of a new AI product. They were there to sing a cappella.
[Saturday, November 16, 2019]
At midnight on the first Saturday of every month, fans line up outside the Landmark Guild Theatre in Menlo Park for a late-night showing of the cult film, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show."
[Monday, May 6, 2019]
Last Thursday was a day of firsts for Akiho Koyama. She jumped on a trampoline for the first time while visiting the United States for the first time. The high school student was part of a delegation of Japanese students and teachers visiting the Bay Area and staying with Mountain View High School families.
[Wednesday, March 27, 2019]