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Solar Halo

If you looked up to the sky on Saturday afternoon, you might have noticed what appeared to be a rainbow circling the sun!  I was out in Noblesville IN and happened to get some shots of it. This is called a … Continue reading

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It’s just that kind of day

It’s just that kind of day today… cold and rainy.

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Memorial Day 2012

The Chicago Memorial Day Parade, which took place along State Street on Saturday May 26th, honors all men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our country. This year’s parade was dedicated to all soldiers who fought and … Continue reading

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NATO Continues…

I had close to 1,000 photos that I took from over the NATO weekend.  Obviously not going to post all of my good shots from the weekend, but thought I would add some more of my favorites that showed the … Continue reading

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NATO Summit Chicago

As NATO in Chicago continues, so do the protests.  Streets are closed along Lake Shore Drive, Congress, and Michigan Ave as protestors take to the streets waving flags,  chanting, and defying the police.  The city had a post-apocalyptic feel to … Continue reading

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Opening Day

As today is Opening Day for the Chicago Cubs, I thought it would be appropriate to post a few of the pics that I have taken of the nostalgic Wrigley Field.   Good Luck to the Chicago Cubs as they … Continue reading

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Sharpies

I had to fly down to Maryville Tennessee to visit our plant, the birth place of Sharpies. Snapped this picture as I was waiting for the assembly line to start up.   Here are a couple more I snapped of … Continue reading

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High in the Sky

As I am been traveling quite a bit the past few weeks for work, I decided to grab some shots from in the plane.  Here are some shots that I got on my way home from Tennessee the other week.  … Continue reading

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Sunrise in OakBrook

January in Chicago usually means snow and cold weather, but not for 2012- at least not yet.  According to the Chicago Weather Center, there have only been 8 other years since 1871 where the weather was warmer than 49degrees in … Continue reading

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Day 365: Finale

Today marks my 365th post and the end to my blog-form “project 365”. A year ago today I decided to start sharing photos that I have taken throughout this amazing city and wanted everyone to see what a wonderful and … Continue reading

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