Archive for January 2013

Junked cars turned into great art!

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At the far end of Northerly Island -Daphne garden, you will find three sculptures made from old junked cars, Cadillac parts to be exact. Dessa Kirk created the beautiful ladies that stand over eight feet tall. Very photogenic no matter what time of year. I previously captured them in the summer time. My recent trip... Read more »

Art in the snow

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Walk along Lakeshore Dr. during the winter and you will find some interesting pieces of Art. This is my journey to Northerly Island. Freezing temperatures and windy conditions keep most people away but if you are brave enough you can see some really amazing sites. Winter has a way of shaping the city landscape and... Read more »

Chicago Harbor Lighthouse and Navy Pier

Chicago Harbor Lighthouse and Navy Pier
Icy conditions, fog and cold temperatures are all part of living in the windy city. While doing research on lighthouses I came across one that was easy for me to get to and although its not accessible to the public, I realized I could easily take shots of it with my long zoom lens from... Read more »

First shooting of 2013- Wacker Dr. and State St.

Now that all the festivities are over the big city relaxes as it seeps into the cold weather. To me its the perfect opportunity for night photos. Some of the lights are still up around the water-walk. I am always amazed at how somber things appear, just a few days ago there were tons of... Read more »