Tag Archives: Pier

It’s a Cluster of Cormorants!

This was an evening that I was out hunting planes.  I did have some success, but I got a lot more shots of birds than planes.  The cormorants were out in numbers and they obviously know I like them.  Log … Continue reading

Posted in Pacific Northwest, photo, wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lane End

When we first started planning the trip to the UK, I decided to try and schedule a shoot with the lifeboat crew in Bembridge on the Isle of Wight. The boat house is at Lane End in Bembridge. I had … Continue reading

Posted in photo, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Consistency of Message

While walking around Navy Pier, I came across a sign that amused me. This sign was on the structure surrounding the beer garden. I think there is a bit of a contradiction going on here…

Posted in Chicago, photo | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Navy Pier

One of the nice things about winter in Chicago is enjoying the days when it is cold but clear and sunny. The combination of clear skies and the gentle light of winter is very attractive and when it happens during … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago, photo | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Firework City – or not!

Chicago has traditionally held a pretty impressive fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July.  Since I have lived here, the fireworks have been let off a day early on the 3rd.  While I have never bothered to find out … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago, photo | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Navy Pier Lift

Regular followers of this blog will know that I do a lot of jobs with Midwest Helicopters.  Earlier this week I got a call from Jim telling me that they were planning a job at Navy Pier later in the … Continue reading

Posted in aircraft, Chicago, photo, technique | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment