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Chicago Blues Fest 2019 Bobby Rush, Jimmy Johnson and Mzz Reese performing

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Chicago Blues Fest 2019 36th annual Day 1 featuring performances by Bobby Rush, Jimmy Johnson and Mzz Reese. Captured with Sony A6300 and Canon 24mm lens, Tamron 300mm. Chicago Blues Fest officially kicked off. The 36th annual, day one. Once again at Millennium Park and featuring many groups and performers. You can watch music from... Read more »

Chicago Blues Fest 2019 Day one FULL walk thru and photography

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Chicago Blues Fest officially kicked off on Friday June 7 2019. The 36th annual, day one. Once again at Millennium Park and featuring many groups and performers. This is a full walk thru video of my experience there with commentary. There was music on several stages which included The Crossroads Stage, Front Porch Stage, Rosa’s Lounge Booth,... Read more »

Chicago Blues Fest 2019 36th Annual June 7 Day 1

Chicago Blues Fest 2019 36th Annual June 7 Day 1
Chicago Blues Fest has officially kicked off. Once again at Millennium Park and featuring many groups and performers. You can watch music from several stages which include The Crossroads Stage, Front Porch Stage, Rosa’s Lounge Booth, Park Grill Stage, Jay Pritzker Pavilion and Juke Joint Stage. This gallery features a few acts of the performers including headliner... Read more »
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The Fireworks on Michigan Ave. Happy New Year 2019

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There’s no better way to ring in the New Year like witnessing the incredible fireworks on the Riverwalk. The turn out for this event was much bigger this time. I went out last year in five degree weather with high winds and last night was a big difference. There was bit of rain that eventually tapered... Read more »

New Years Celebration at Chicago's Navy Pier

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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 »

Photography at night, in the rain.

Photography at night, in the rain.
Welcome to night photography session for December, 13, 2015. On this evening I walked through the rain on Clark Street and on the River Walk. I forgot to bring my tripod and my camera ended up getting soaked, but I still managed to capture a few interesting shots. As I crossed the street I snapped... Read more »
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The Windy City - Sunset and night photos May 2013

The Windy City - Sunset and night photos May 2013
Most people visiting Chicago take great pictures during day light, but if you want to add character and a dramatic feel to your shots the sunset and night time is when you want to snap your shots. Problem is that in general, novice camera users do not know how to do it. Their pictures come... 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 »

Kinzie and Canal St. Night experience

There is no shortage of great photos in this city of ours. On a spur of the moment shoot I decided to take a detour from my destination. It was very late, 1 am to be exact but that didn’t matter, it was a very clear night and perfect to capture some of the ambiance.... Read more »
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