Monthly Archives: August 2013

Trump Tower Construction Time Lapse

Every once in a while, I think about something that I was working on before I started blogging and wonder whether it would make a good post or not.  Where we live in Chicago, we are very close to the … Continue reading

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Bremerton Ferry Video

In this post I showed some shots from the ferry from Seattle to Bremerton.  I also got a bit of video while on the boat so here you go.

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Airlines That No Longer Exist

A while back I put together a few shots of Northwest Airlines planes when it occurred to me that I had shots of an airline now departed.  For some reason, this topic popped back into my head again and I … Continue reading

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Powerboats

My friend Joel is always a good source of interesting things to do. He recently came up with a great day out. Michigan City in Indiana plays host to an offshore power-boating race. The offshore boats are substantial boats that … Continue reading

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Super Puma Video

The Super Puma lift that Construction helicopters undertook at the Merchandise Mart was a good chance to get some video of a wider nature rather than the close up stuff I normally get.  Here is the result.

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Other SeaTac Stuff

The SeaTac shooting had a number of specific things that I have already covered.  However, since it is an airport that serves a lot of destinations and carriers, it has a bunch of other things worth seeing.  Long haul operators … Continue reading

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Filming helicopter

Something I haven’t seen for a while is any filming activity around the city.  We have two big movies being shot in Chicago this summer but I don’t think I have seen anything of them at work yet (unless this … Continue reading

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Web video sizing

I have been getting more and more interested in video work in the last couple of years.  Shooting video at the same time as stills is a regular feature of any shoot I am now on.  I am even getting … Continue reading

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Horizon schemes

Seattle is a busy airport with plenty of operators coming through.  However, the home airline is Alaska and their regional affiliate is Horizon.  Consequently, both of them are very busy.  Horizon operates a fleet of Bombardier Q400s.  They used to … Continue reading

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Olympia Capitol building

I was in Olympia WA recently for some meetings.  The meetings were near the state capitol and with some time free at lunchtime, I wandered over to have a look around.  The building is quite similar in form to a … Continue reading

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