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Millennium Bridge

I don’t think I need to let you know when the Millennium Bridge was built. It had a tricky history with the initial configuration experiencing some oscillations as the number of people walking on it increased which resulted in it … Continue reading

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Blackhawks Affect Chicago at Night

Night photography around the city is something I always enjoy.  You will have seen examples of it here and here and here and probably a bunch of other posts too.  This time I wanted to get out because the Chicago … Continue reading

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Millennium Park

Millennium Park is one of the most popular attractions in Chicago so we obviously had to pay it a visit.  At various times I have taken pictures of the park that I like.  These show the park itself.  However, one … Continue reading

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Night Skating

As has been the case a few times recently, I was down in Millennium Park recently at night.  I was there to see something else but, while I was there, I took some time to watch the ice skaters.  There … Continue reading

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Illuminating the Bean

It is easy to get complacent when you have so much going on around you all of the time.  I saw something in the paper about an installation in Millennium Park where there was a light field set up around … Continue reading

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Midwest Millennium Park Video

While the main part of the shoot with Midwest was to get stills, I also took some time to get a little video footage.  Nothing stunning and I doubt the Emmy will come rolling in for this but here is … Continue reading

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Millennium Park and a Helicopter? Result!

The good folks at Midwest Helicopters were recently undertaking another lift in downtown Chicago and invited me to come along.  This one required two goes since the date of the first attempt awoke to find cloud base down amongst the … Continue reading

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Night Wanderings with Friends

As I mentioned in a previous post, sometimes it is useful to have someone come to the city to encourage me to get out and about.  A few friends had been to Chicago in a previous week to do some … Continue reading

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Chicago at Night

It has been a while since I last went out and did some night photography around Chicago.  I had been meaning for a while to go and photograph the Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park at night when they have the … Continue reading

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