Anticipation

I saw her fidgeting, looking around as if waiting for someone, anticipating. She paced up and down the section bordered by the white column. I had to wait to capture a picture where she was the only person in front of the white background. Eventually, a red car came and took her away. Advertisements

Personal Cocoon

We have become a world obsessed with our mobile phones. It seems no matter where I go people are walking around looking down at their phones oblivious to their surroundings. It’s almost as if they are in a moving cocoon created by a narrow focus of the little screen. I wonder if she even saw…

Pink Suitcases

These two women stood by the green fountain and took selfies. I tried, albeit unsuccessfully, to photograph them in a way I found to be aesthetically pleasing. A bit later I saw them walking across the plaza with suitcases in tow. I turned when they passed my location and snapped a bunch of pictures. This one…

Rent A Bike

  Throughout Chicago one finds bike rental carousels populated with these blue (Chicago blue) bicycles. Most carousels are partly empty as the residents make use of this city provided benefit. I have never rented one because I like to ride my own bicycles. These would be great for a spur of the moment ride but…

B1G

There is always something happening in Chicago.At the Daly Center, they were setting up a display to honor the Big 10 in the upcoming March Madness basketball tournament. These massive letters, more than twice as tall as a typical human, were in one corner. A makeshift basketball court was in the middle. It was still…