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Cloud Gate “The Bean”

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in City, Landscape, Leica 21mm super elmar, Leica 24mm super-elmar-s, Leica M Type 240 (M240), Leica S (typ 006), Mirrorless, Rangefinder, Sunrise, Travel, VSCO, VSCO film, Wide angle

I often get a request for copies of my Cloud Gate (aka The Bean) pictures for both commercial and personal use.  If you do a google image search for the “The Bean” you will find one of my images  as the 2nd most looked at picture.  I’ve recently update my SmugMug account and have started […]

George Rogers Clark Memorial part 1

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in B & W, City, Landscape, Leica 50mm summicron apo, Leica M Type 240 (M240), Mirrorless, Rangefinder, Sunrise, Travel

This past weekend we drove back home for a birthday party.  I decided to get up one morning and take a few pictures of the George Rogers Clark Memorial.  I’m always trying to imagine places to take landscape pictures back home but unfortunately, the majority of what is around is flat farm land.  This is […]

The Bean – Black & White

Posted on 11 CommentsPosted in B & W, City, HDR, Landscape, Leica 21mm super elmar, Leica M9, Mirrorless, Rangefinder, Sunrise, Travel, Wide angle

I’m amazed how often people click on my blog because they are searching for information on Chicago’s “The Bean” (its real name is Cloud Gate).  I’ve posted this image before in color but honestly have never been happy with the look of the sky.  Here’s the picture in black and white.  I think I’m finally […]