Workshop Outtakes

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  In my last post I shared some images created for The White City workshop I led downtown. While I was looking for those specific images and additions to the series, I also shot images in my more typical style. Thought I’d share a few favorites from the day here. Thanks for taking a look! […]

Navy Pier | Ferris Wheel Dismantle

A couple weeks ago I stopped by Navy Pier to check out some of the renovations taking place. The Ferris Wheel was in the early stages of being dismantled to make way for a newer, larger version to take its place. My goal was to create some images using the new, modern, curvy exterior for […]

Winter Ferris Wheel

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‘Learn to see, and then you’ll know there is no end to the new worlds of our vision.’ — Carlos Castaneda As mentioned in my previous post we were at Navy Pier for the Chinese Celebration yesterday, but no trip to Navy Pier is complete without a ride on the Ferris Wheel! We were some […]

The Year of the Snake

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We spent a few hours at Navy Pier today planning to check out the Chinese New Year Celebration since we missed the parades last weekend. The kids loved all the traditional singing and dancing and the final performance was fantastic! 2013 is the Year of the Snake, and I happen to have been born in […]

Lakefront Fun…pick 14 of our 52 adventures in Chicago!

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We spent the afternoon as tourists reacquainting ourselves with Navy Pier in the summertime! As much as I think this place is an enormous tourist trap, Avery can’t get enough of all the fun activities and sights here. Luckily it cooled off a bit, though not nearly enough for me. We grabbed a quick lunch […]