Tag: Chicago Photos

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos

20th Annual Taste of Randolph 2016 photos
Taste of Randolph June 17, 18, 19, 2016 Taste of Randolph celebrates its 20th Anniversary Friday, June 17th to Sunday June 19th.  This festival scheduled over 20 bands, DJs and artists along with some of the best food and drink Chicago has to offer. Located at Randolph & Racine to Peoria in Chicago’s West Loop. Food: Alhambra... Read more »

Cold and Icy Downtown Photos

With all of the news and weather forecasts today of  the big ice storm on it’s way, I headed downtown to see if I could capture some nice icy photos. I may have been a little early for the worst of the predicted on coming storm. Even though I did not find it as cold and icy... Read more »

How I Fell into Lake Michigan Taking Sunrise Photos - Photo Gallery

Sunrise Chicago: How I fell in Lake Michigan  — Rick Lobes, ChicagoNow-Another Look at Chicago, Jan. 19, 2013
I fell into Lake Michigan this morning! I was up before the sunrise and thought it would be a good morning to do a photo shoot at the lakefront. Everything was going great, the sunrise was nice and my city backdrop was shining. It was just another beautiful day. As I walked along the lakefront taking... Read more »

City Sleeping: Another WOW Shot! Photo Gallery

City Sleeping.  (R.M. Lobes / January 9, 2013)
Dinner at home and a after work nap, it’s Wednesday night.  I was all set to stay in and relax. I started thinking, it’s pretty nice out so I’ll go down to Vintage for a quick beer. After one I was not on my way back home, I had my camera gear with me so... Read more »

Mayan Apocalypse: Final Day Chicago Photo Gallery

Chicago 12/20/2012
Many media reports and tons of people have been talking about the Mayan Apocalypse. If you are one of the persons that has somehow missed the huge media coverage, briefly this is what I understand about it. According to interpretations of the ancient Mayan calendar, the world is supposed to end on Friday December 21, 2012. I... Read more »

Instagram: These belong to me! Chicago at Night Photo Gallery

Chicago at Night 2012
This post was prompted by the recent announcement that Instagram is making changes to the company’s terms of service agreement. This change would apparently allow all uploaded photos to be used by Instagram for their profit. Up until this point everything I read told me, “Photography was protected by the law through copyright and moral... Read more »

Reflections of a City

Reflective image of the Wrigley Building on Michigan Ave. Taken on 12-12-12 at precisely 12:12 pm
12-12-12 12:12 Today is 12-12-12, the last major numerical date using the Gregorian or Christian calendar for almost another century. The next time three numbers will align as they did in 2009, 2010, 2011, occurred on 9-9-09, 10-10-10 and 11-11-11 will be on January 1, 3001, or 1-1-1. This type of repeating-number will be the last of... Read more »