Category Archives: North Beach
Chicago Air and Water Show 2012
This past weekend was one of my favorite weekends of the year. It was the weekend of the Chicago Air & Water Show. I look forward to it every year and it keeps getting more enjoyable every summer. Even if … Continue reading
Day 288: Deserted Beach
A view of North Ave beach deserted and the volleyball nets put away for the season.
Day 58: Victor L. Schlaeger
The Victor L. Schlaeger is the City of Chicago’s only current Fireboat. The 92 foot vessel is made completely of steel and was built in 1949 and has been around for nearly 60 years. The Fireboat is capable of pumping over … Continue reading
Day 41: Blue Angels
The Blue Angels are part of the Navy as a recruiting effort and to represent the naval service to the United States. These pictures were taken when they were in their four-jet Diamond Formation at the Chicago Air and Water … Continue reading
Day 39: Relief on the Horizon
Taken near North Beach after high winds swept Chicago. Off in the distance you can see a rainbow as the weather clears up.
Day 5: The Windy City
In the city well known for it’s temperamental weather there is always opportunity to capture a glimpse of mother nature’s fury. As I was driving down Lakeshore drive one day during a wind storm I was lucky enough to have … Continue reading