Slippery Slope is one of several bars in the Logan Square area that host live music performances. On this evening, January 20, 2019, they featured three bands; Rosaries (Chicago Metal), Atomic Love (Hard Rock) and Los Black Dogs (Hard Rock and Roll). This was my first time attending the location. Great atmosphere and particularly good... Read more »
How to film in cold weather at night. Here are three tips that will help you in very cold conditions. A few days ago, I went out in the elements. Five degree weather and windy conditions. These are a few of the things I learned from my experience. Number one, you must bring extra batteries.... Read more »
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 »
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 »
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.
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.
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.
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 »