Posts tagged "Chicago"

Chicago Happy New Year 2018 view of Fireworks from Michigan Ave.

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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 »

The 606 Bloomingdale Trail and Helios lens.

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Ride with me to The 606 Bloomingdale trail. Starting on the Milwaukee Ave., entrance near Damen blue line stop. The video footage is taken with the YI Xiaomi camera with a wide angle setting and YI color profile set to normal. The photos are taken with Panasonic GH2 and adapted Helios 44m prime lens.

Winter storm hits Chicago

Winter storm hits Chicago
The first winter storm of December 2016 arrived in the city early Sunday morning and continued until roughly 6pm. Here is a collection of photographs from around the downtown area as the snow came down.
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Cubs Win - The people at Wrigley Field

Cubs Win - The people at Wrigley Field
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 fans climb lightpost

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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 vs Indians game 3. My view from the red line.

Cubs vs Indians game 3. My view from the red line.
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.
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Underground Lounge near Wrigley Field

Underground Lounge near Wrigley Field
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 »

Damen and California Blue line Night Photos

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Night Photography session from November 30 2015. Pictures taken from the CTA blue line platform at Damen and California. Camera used is Canon 60d with 18-55mm lens. HDR , -2,0,+2 exposures. Shutter 1/60-8″-25″. Note to any photographer who want to film or take pictures on train platforms in Chicago you need to get permission first... Read more »

Night photography near State St. and Michigan Ave.

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Night photos from Downtown Chicago. Here are some of the best shots from my small journey last night in the big city, Chicago. Exploring HDR in the night time realms which is something completely new to me. The camera I am using is Canon 60d. Settings for most of these shots were ISO 100, shutter... Read more »
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Planetarium to Northerly Island in one minute

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One of my favorite types of photography is time-lapse. Time-lapse photography is basically taking a sequence of shots capturing subtle movement then processing the shots in a video format at a faster speed. I began trying this method in early 2012 and the results were not what I had expected and I slowly lost my... Read more »