#BoombergConnects Instameet

#BloombergConnects instameet

One of the best parts about participating in the Chicago Instagram community is the cool photo ops that come our way. Instagram is a great photo sharing app, but it’s also a powerful networking tool. Last night was no exception as a bunch of us visited the Art Institute after-hours for Bloomberg Philanthropies’ first Chicago-Based #BloombergConnects…read more

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Cerise Rooftop at Virgin Hotel Chicago

There can never be too many open-air, public rooftops in this city. And Chicago’s getting a new one on Wednesday April 29th when Virgin Hotel Chicago opens up their new indoor/outdoor terrace, ‘Cerise’. This rooftop spot will serve Japanese small plates, cocktails, and killer skyline views. I had the opportunity to get a sneak peek and…read more

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Chitecture Worldwide InstaMeet 11

This weekend marked Instagram’s Worldwide InstaMeet 11. To celebrate the occasion, the guys who run my favorite Chicago-themed Instagram community, @Chitecture, organized a pretty epic event to kick off the #WWIM11 weekend. In partnership with Choose Chicago, they got 350 photographers up to 360 Chicago (the observatory at the Hancock) to catch sunrise. Despite some clouds on…read more

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Flying over Wrigley Field – Winter Update

Last November I flew over Wrigley Field to snag some rare photos of a bleacher-less Wrigley Field (See those photos here). With a nice blanket of snow on the ground, and a good deal of structural steel up in left field, I thought it was a great time to fly again. So on Friday afternoon, Amy and I hopped…read more