Category Archives: Firehouses

Day 325: Monaco

The Dodge Monaco done in HDR. I love spending time and redoing some of my older photos in HDR after awhile to see how much better they look.  To me it makes the picture more realistic and the colors stand … Continue reading

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Day 318: Chicago Fire Truck

The Chicago fire trucks done in HDR at the Chicago Fire Academy located on Clinton just north of Roosevelt.

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Day 314: Firefighter Memorial

Although today is Veterans Day, I did not have a good HDR photo that was appropriate to post.  So here is a photo done in HDR of the firefighter memorial at the Chicago Firehouse Engine 13 on Columbus in the … Continue reading

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Day 283: National Firefighter Appreciation Day

National Firefighter Appreciation Day will be a day for all Americans to take time to appreciate the firefighters in their communities. National Firefighter Appreciation Day will fall on the second Tuesday in October, during Fire Prevention Week, which has been … Continue reading

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Day 253: We Will Never Forget

Sunday marks the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, and people from all across  Chicagoland are remembering and honoring those who lost their lives that day. Flags around the city all flew at half mass as Chicago remembers the … Continue reading

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Day 206: Chicago Fire Department

The Chicago Fire Department logo on the ladder truck.

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Day 171: Water Tower No. 2

This is the Water Tower No. 2.  One of 3 left in Chicago, this truck was in action from the mid 1920’s- late 1960’s and can be seen on display at the Fire Museum of Greater Chicago.  This truck has … Continue reading

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