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Posts tagged “downtown chicago

Cook County Hospital, My life began here.

Living in Chicago is a very good thing for those of us that love it here. Some may dispute that New York or Los Angeles is better but when you Bleed hot dogs with no ketchup, Italian beef dipped with hot peppers, and Chicago style pizza who can top that? The fact that were broke bothers me because everything here is being sold to the highest bidder. I took a picture of Cook County Hospital not only because the architecture is AMAZING but also my life began there. This is one of those must have things to put in the photo album just because……….

I’m stuck in HDR land.

My friend James has me stuck in this HDR stage that I cant seem to get out of……. I’m a portrait photographer……… No wait I am a visual artist……… I am loving what I do, Here’s another From Lake Shore Drive

My kind of town…….. or city.

“MY kind of town Chicago is……. my kind of town”…….. I love this place. No need to explain any further I’ll let the picture speak for itself.

NBC tower from the ground.

I have to put up another picture of Chicago Because………. Well I love this place and I wanted to drop a night photo of something that doesn’t get seen as a main attraction. I wanted to take this picture at a child’s perspective so I got down on my knees and took the shot. Damn, I can see why kids are like WOW when they see things like this………. Simply amazing!

The Bean!

Everyone has something “cliche” that they really like about where they live. Me I love the “bean” Cloud Gate is its original name. Chicago is the place to be and no one can tell me otherwise (Do you hear this Beth Barton?) So I took a photo of my favorite part of where I live to present to you. Ladies and Gentlemen I present to you………… THE BEAN!