Posts Tagged ‘North Ave. Beach’

Chicago Air and Water Show, Day 2 – August 16, 2015


I was on the ground at North Ave. Beach at about noon, just in time for the Breitling Jet Team’s exhibition and of course, later, the Navy’s Blue Angels. It was too hot and humid on the beach though, I almost, or I think I had a heat stroke. And I didn’t find the group […]

Have iPhone, will photowalk


The pictures on this page were all taken with an iPhone 5s during the photowalk that I did the first of the year. Sometimes, I don’t bring my DSLR or mirrorless cameras with me. For most walks, I am happy with the iPhone (especially if the photos are for FB or Instagram). I am.

New Year Polar Bear Plunge, January 1, 2010


The annual New Year’s Day Polar Bear Plunge by the Chicago Polar Bear Club at North Ave. Beach meet-up was organized by the Chicagoland Digital Photography Meetup Group. from my iPhone

Chicago’s Annual Celebration of Shrinkage – January 1, 2009


Polar Bear Plunge, at noon earlier today. It’s a yearly do-it-yourself swim in the frigid waters of Lake Michigan on North Ave. Beach. There are a few others, notably one ‘official’ one, but this one is community, grassroots originated. People just go and plunge.

Chicago Air and Water Show – August 20, 2006


Meet-up with Chicago Flickr Meetup Club at a high-rise in the Gold Coast and nutterguy (Brendon Morgan), a flickr contact from Ireland. Unfortunately, I lost most of my pictures – the harddrive where I stored them crashed and couldn’t be restored. License this photo on Getty Images Bernie (fotoFANATIK) Oak St. Beach View pictures of […]