Category 'Architecture'

7
Sep

94th Floor, Hancock Tower

This Week’s Photo – 94th Floor, Hancock Tower What a view! Don’t be fooled – the best views of Chicago are not from the Sears (Willis) Tower but rather the Hancock Tower. They have an observation deck 94 floors up that has an incredible vantage point of the city. All that was left for me […]

1
Jul

Purple Mountain Majesty

This Week’s Photo – Purple Mountain Majesty I don’t get it. When I meticulously plan my shots (day, time, weather forecast) I am usually thwarted by the much maligned weather Gods. I end up shooting scenes with very little drama and color. Like my trip last week up to Dream Lake at 1 o’clock in the morning. But sometimes […]

24
Jun

The Mile High City

This Week’s Photo: The Mile High City It only took me four tries to get this shot. All I wanted was a  morning shot of the Denver skyline and City Park with a few decent clouds! It seemed like every time I was here there was either no clouds, or it was just too hazy. […]

16
May

Chicagoland

This Week’s Photo – Chicagoland After landing in Chicago, I had to hustle down to the end of the city in time to get some twilight skyline shots. This was taken out by the Alder Planetarium, which I think offers the best, most expansive views of the skyline. I was amazed by how many wedding […]

20
Mar

Supermoon Over Denver

This Week’s Photo – Supermoon Over Denver Lets just say this astronomical phenomena  was a little disappointing. The claim was that the moon last night was going to be the biggest moon we have seen in nearly two decades – too bad it was a hazy night in Denver AND technically the moon was at […]