Category Archives: Amusement

Day 303: Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween!! An end to my countdown of haunted places in the city. I hope you enjoyed finding out about some of the allegedly haunted places around this historic city. This decoration is located right outside of a little field … Continue reading

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Day 287: Identification

This is another photo similar to the one I posted yesterday. As you can guess, it’s a fingerprint-mine to be exact. I actually design pens, highlighters and markers for a living. As part of my job, I need to take … Continue reading

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Day 272: Silhouette

In anticipation of another pre-season Blackhawks game today, I decided to post a photo of the silhouette of Seabrook that I got while at Training Camp. GO HAWKS!

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Day 268: Firebirds

The Firebirds Delta Team flight demonstration combines the precision of formation aerobatics with radical gyroscopic tumbles and heart stopping head-on madness guaranteed to keep you on the edge. The Firebird Delta Team flying past the moon during the Air & … Continue reading

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Day 265: KC 135

KC 135 Stratotanker Aerial Refueling The Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker’s primary mission is to aerial refuel compatible U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps aircraft. It also provides refueling support to compatible allied aircraft when required.

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Day 262: Mirror Image

Thunderbirds fly through the sky in a way that represents a mirror image of the other.   The Thunderbirds continue to represent all Airmen across the globe. The Team is made up of over 120 personnel. The primary Thunderbird mission … Continue reading

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Day 257:Aeroshell

Smoke fills the sky as the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team takes the sky at the Air & Water Show in Chicago. For more information on the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, click here.

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Day 254: Safe at First

Cubs rookie outfielder Tony Campana slides into first and is called safe as First baseman Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds tries to make a play.

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Day 245: Red & Blue

With the addition of the new Roosevelt University Building right near the CNA building, the skyline shines in red and blue as the colors of the two buildings compliment each other.

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Day 243:Chess Pavilion

Constructed in 1957, Lincoln Park’s open air Chess Pavilionis both an architectural and sculptural work of art. As North Avenue Beach had been a popular summer gathering place for chess players since the 1930s, it was an obvious choice for the location of the … Continue reading

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