Category Archives: Skyline

Day 309: South Pond

Here is a great one done in HDR.  It’s the South Pond at Lincoln Park Zoo with the skyline in the back.

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Day 308: Clouds

This is an HDR photo of a cloud clearing in the sky.  I love the way that HDR gives everything so much more depth in the photo.

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Day 304: HDR

Since I got my new Nikon I have been experimenting with the use of HDR and thought I would showcase some of my photos. So, November is HDR month…Each day in November I’ll feature a photo that is done in HDR. … Continue reading

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Day 285: Closer Look

A closer look at the details on the Wrigley Building.  

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Day 278: Details

The Wrigley Building is full of details. They just don’t make buildings like they used to anymore. Adorned with one of the most spectacular detailing of terra cotta in the world at the time of its completion, the building is a … Continue reading

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Day 276: Reflecting on the City

A view from the United Center as the sunset reflects on the skyline.  

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Day 273: Walkway

Considered the “Jewel” of the city, the gleaming white Wrigley Building is one of America’s most famous office towers. Located on Michigan Avenue on the north bank of the Chicago River, at the southern-most point of Chicago’s Magnificent Mile, the … Continue reading

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Day 271: Trump

The Trump International Hotel and Tower.  Also known as just the Trump Tower, stands 1389 feet tall, which makes it the second tallest building in the U.S. after the Sears Tower.  It opened in early 2008 and construction finished in … Continue reading

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Day 269: Clock Tower

  The Wrigley Building’s clock tower. The giant two-story clock in the south tower features four dials, each 19 feet, 7 inches in diameter. Each dial has an hour hand that measures 6 feet, 4 inches and a minute hand … Continue reading

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Day 263: A View of the City

A view of the city and Buckingham Fountain.

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