Posts Tagged ‘cityscape’

LondonHouse Views

Night  Day from LondonHouse

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

Cerise Rooftop at Virgin Hotel Chicago

Cerise's western side

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

Hancock Fog Storm

FogStorm composite. Lightning at night, fog by day

From time to time I create these ‘SurrealScapes’ of the city for fun, and thought a few shots from two recent visits to the Hancock would make for a cool blend. In this image, I’ve layered three separate photos together. I rushed up to 360 Chicago (The John Hancock’s Observatory) on April 8th to catch some…read more

Chitecture Worldwide InstaMeet 11

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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