Category Archives: Weather
Day 349: Rise & Shine
Sometimes some of my favorite photos come as a direct result of a terrible stroke of bad luck. One night I was out with my girlfriend and some friends by the Wisconsin border when my girlfriends car broke down. We … Continue reading
Day 341: Behind the Trees
Lightning strikes behind a group of trees in Uptown.
Day 340: Remember the Snow
The bean in Millenium Park covered in snow from the February 2011 blizzard.
Day 339: Caution Falling Ice
It’s about to hit that time again- time of snow and ice and the Caution Falling Ice signs. This one was taken after the Blizzard of 2011 in the alley by the John Hancock building.
Day 323: Storm’s Coming
Some of the photos that I find turn out best in HDR are photos of the sky and weather. Using HDR calls out the clouds and details in the sky that typically get left out in standard digital photos. Here … Continue reading
Day 312: Foggy Skyline
In lieu of today being a dreary, cloudy and rainy day, here is an HDR photo from the Lakeshore path of the fog rolling in over the skyline. HDR really shows the detail in the clouds and waves in the … Continue reading
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.
Day 291: Crashing Waves
Fall is the peak time for wave height, partially because the lake is at its warmest after soaking up the sun all summer. When the colder air within a storm system moves down the 200 to 300 miles of the … Continue reading
Day 226: Spectrum
As the waves of Lake Michigan crashed along the lakefront trail near Belmont Harbor I snapped this shot and caught a view of the rainbow in the mist.
Day 213: Through the Railing
A view of the city skyline through the railing as the sun sets behind it.