Journey with me on location with model Arelys. This photo session takes place downtown Chicago. Filmed with Yi Xiaomi action camera mounted on Sony A6300. The majority of the photographs included here are with the Sony, Voigtlander lens, Tamron 300mm and Canon 24mm at the very end. Arelys is also the vocalist for the black... Read more »
Something that has become a tradition for me now is to photograph the moments leading up to the New Year. As I sit here two weeks into 2019 and look over the pictures from New Years Eve I am struck at just how fast the year goes. If some of you follow my post you... Read more »
Chicago celebrates with fireworks happy New Year 2018. Spectators on Michigan Ave in frigid temperatures ring in the New Year Chicago style. Journey with me downtown to the big party. This footage is the full documentation of my trip on December 31 2017. See the people walking to the fireworks display, couples, families, kids, teenagers,... Read more »
Chicagoans celebrating the New Year at Navy Pier. This footage is taken four seconds before midnight and highlights a few of the fireworks from Lake Michigan. Thousands of people with their phones, cameras and selfie sticks as far as the eye can see. I was in the middle of the whole thing attempting to capture... Read more »
Wrigley Field was completely energetic last night. Here is a collection of photographs I was able to capture around the 7th inning. Many spectators filled the streets along with police and the intensity build as they headed further in Wrigley Field. The excitement can be seen in people’s faces.
Cubs Win World Series. The feeling in the streets of Chicago tonight is electric. I made it to the middle of Clark and Addison around the 7th inning. People showing much enthusiasm. These fans started climbing the light post, I had to leave before it got completely out of hand. They won just as I made... Read more »
Cubs fans gather for game 3, Cubs vs Indians. I never made it down to the streets, but I did manage to snap a few pictures from the train stations. The Jackson Red line stop, with many folks piling into the train and a couple of photos from the top of Addison Red line stop.
Horror fans were treated to a very special performance by composer Fabio Frizzi, an Italian composer who has created music for many horror films since 1974. Most notable of his scores would be from the films City of The Living Dead (1980), Zombi 2 (1979) and The Beyond (1981). This event took place at Music Box... Read more »
Tall Ships sponsored by Pepsi, arrived at Chicago’s Navy Pier for an opening ceremony which took place on July 27, 2016. The ships consisted of, The Draken Harald Hårfagre (Norway), El Galeón Andalucía (Spain), a one-of-a-kind replica used by the Spanish Crown for maritime expeditions in the 16th Century, Appledore IV (USA), Fred A. Busse... Read more »
There is no shortage of venues for live entertainment in Chicago. On any giving evening you are bound to find some place hosting live bands. If you follow heavy metal music, then you might be interested in checking out a little known place for extreme music fans. Conveniently called Underground Lounge and located in the... Read more »