Barrier to the Beauty

  Barrier to the Beauty~ Hello Gentle Readers. Continuing my theme this week of sharing photographs I’ve made since I arrived in Los Angeles last year, Barrier to the Beauty, is what I would call a found image. I was walking through a parking lot outside a venue where I was photographing an event that evening. One …

Photo Daily: We’ll Always Call It The Sears Tower

  We Chicagoans are funny about names. It honestly doesn’t matter what the official name of something is. It’s our damn city and we really don’t care how many millions of dollars you paid for the naming rights. I’m looking at you, Willis Tower. We tried that for a while, but we’ve decided to go …

Photo Daily: Chicago River Sun and Ice

  The sun helps. When Chicago is in the grip of temperatures that hurt your face, just seeing the sun, whether it’s actually warming you or not, definitely helps. During that time, the Chicago River goes through various states of being completely frozen over, or sometimes looking like an icy jigsaw puzzle. It almost looks as if …

Chicago Clouds and a Pot of Gold at Trump Tower

Chicago’s psychotic early summer weather is a guarantee for amazing clouds. And rainbows. I was walking back to the studio tonight and looked east down Randolph toward Lake Michigan. An enormous rainbow. And apparently there is a pot of gold at Trump Tower this evening as well. I only had my iPhone with me and …