Posts Tagged ‘Monroe Harbor’

Savoring the Moment, Day 5 – Back to the Fireworks with Scott M., July 25, 2015

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Six more days before I go back to work. I am maximizing my remaining vacation time by taking a photo walk everyday. Today’s walk was again conducted at the lakefront to reshoot the fireworks. My settings were off last Wednesday, so with a different camera and different settings, I set out to shoot the Navy […]


Savoring the Moment, Day 2 – July 22, 2015

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Nine more days and I’m back to work. So I am savoring every moment and every day of the remaining vacation days by doing photowalks. Today’s walk started outside the Cultural Center taking shots of this incredible jazz trio busking at the corner of Michigan and Washington. Then, eating dinner at Cloud Gate, taking a […]


Moonrise Over Ice – March 6, 2015

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I missed it the other night when it was a full moon, so I came back last night to photograph the moon rising over the ice on Lake Michigan. It was a gibbous moon (about 98% full), but who is counting?


Venetian Night – July 29, 2006

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Venetian nights with the Chicago Flickr Meetup Club. Venetian Night is the longest running event that the City of Chicago produces. Approximately 30 boats decorated under the theme "Rockin’ All Over the World" sailed along Lake Michigan, between the Shedd Aquarium at Roosevelt Road and the Chicago Yacht Club at Monroe Street. People staked out […]


Independence Day Fireworks – July 3, 2006

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License this photo on Getty Images. It’s been Ron’s and my tradition to be on the lakefront during the Independence Day Fireworks. We usually stake real estate right on Lake Shore Drive between Randolph and Monroe Sts. as they block LSD during the show. This year, we invited some members of the Chicago Flickr Meetup […]