Archive for September 2013

10 pieces of advice I could not understand at 20

At the age of twenty advice is not something that is always easily accepted or understood. All that changes with time. Good advice is not always available to everyone. Even if it were available to me at the age of twenty, I was not a person that was ready to listen or act on any... Read more »

Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must see for all - photos

Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must see for all - photos
It doesn’t matter if you are a 1 year old or 100 years old, Midnight Circus in the Parks is simply the best entertainment option available in Chicago. It is filled with nonstop fun and laughs, it was the best afternoon I had in a long time. The Midnight Circus in the Parks is a must... Read more »

Peace Day Fails in Chicago - Photos

Peace Day Fails in Chicago - Photos
A Peace Day in Chicago Celebration was held Friday from Noon to 1 pm  in Daley Plaza. It was the 35th Anniversary of the event sponsored by Chicago Build The Peace Committee a non-profit organization. Quoting the origination’s mission statement,  ”to promote the values, attitudes, behaviors and institutions that build the peace in individuals, families, schools,... Read more »
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Pop Up Art Loop on State Street: Photo Gallery

Pop Up Art Loop on State Street: Photo Gallery
Pop Up Art Loop on State Street photo gallery It’s all about discovering Art in unexpected places! As I was walking down State Street I noticed crowds of people moving in and out of the alley across from the Chicago Theater. It appeared to be a great photo opportunity. I was also just curious as... Read more »

16th Annual Ferrari Festival in the Loop photos

16th Annual Ferrari Festival in the Loop photos
In front of the oldest continually operating restaurant in Chicago, the Italian Village on Monroe was the largest ever lineup of Ferrari’s on display in Chicago Sunday. Included in the lineup was a 1.5 million dollar Enzo Ferrari. It was the 16th Annual Ferrari Festival in the Loop hosted by the Italian Village Restaurant and the Ferrari... Read more »

Sunday morning Chicago Lakefront photos

Sunday morning Chicago Lakefront photos
Over the past few months I have been very busy with photography assignments along with many projects. This morning I decided to take a break from all of that. I needed to take my mind off of quite a few things by going out to photograph whatever I wanted to shoot. Like so many times before,... Read more »
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