#360WinterSolstice: Sunrise & Sunset from the 360 Chicago Observatory

I’ve been lucky to work with 360 Chicago on many occasions this past year, but our winter solstice event, #360WinterSolstice, was definitely memorable. To celebrate the official start of winter (i.e. the shortest day of the year) we teamed-up to host a day-long Instameet. Photographers who were lucky enough to score a ticket had access to the observatory all…read more

LondonHouse Views

When I travel, one of my top priorities is to find a hotel with a photogenic view. Anytime I can get a room on an upper floor with a great cityscape, I’m a happy traveler. So when Curio – A Collection by Hilton contacted me about a complimentary staycation at their newest property, LondonHouse Chicago, I turned into a happy staycationer. Truth…read more

360 Chicago Panorama Campaign

Earlier this spring, my friends at 360 CHICAGO and Point B Communications reached out to me about creating a custom panorama of the observatory’s North and South views for their summer advertising campaign. Of course, I was interested. Little did I know it would be one of my biggest (literally) shoots to date. Here is a behind-the-scenes…read more

University of Chicago Instameet

I spent a lot of time at the University of Chicago Medical Center the past few years visiting my parents as they both went through cancer treatments. And every time I snaked through campus to get to the hospital, I told myself one day I’d go out and explore the wealth of architecture packed within…read more

Brick by Brick Lego Exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry

I love LEGOs, I love architecture, and the Museum of Science and Industry’s new exhibit, ‘Brick by Brick‘, beautifully blends the two. Brick by Brick contains more than a dozen HUGE lego structures built by Certified Professional and Chicago native Adam Reed Tucker. This guy is a genius, honestly. He envisions these structures in his mind, uses tons…read more