Tag Archives: Photography

Lost in the crowd

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At the Logan Square Halloween parade this little girl seemed a bit lost in the midst of more grown ups than kids.

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Checking out the literature

I cannot tell if he was a security officer or just a visitor to the synagogue but he does look comfortable hunched over and reading the literature on the table.

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Sharp and abstract #2

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Nose and gear of North American Sabreliner Series 40

There are two beautiful skeletons outside the City Museum that you can actually climb into. I love the long noses on these planes, but this is what I imagine it loved doing best: climbing, into the clouds.

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The chat

A couple of people stand outside Union Station having a quick conversation, even having a cigarette.

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Staged sink at Glessner

In the then-modern kitchen of the Glessner House on Prairie Avenue, a sampling of food they would have prepared sits in a marble sink ready to be washed. Granted this is petrified and wax likely, but made for a wonderful still life with the natural light coming in from the kitchen.

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Closeup of a jet fan blade set

I have never seen jet fan blades before. I had no idea it’s like looking inside the mouth of a shark with multiple rows. It is elegant in its complexity.

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Fuel inlet for Northrop F-5

I had never seen one of these up close and I imagined them to be massive. My dad was a in-flight refueler during Vietnam and I was impressed by how it was done. Until I saw the actual inlet and imagined them being 30k feet in the air AND traveling at multiple hundreds of hour at the time, I am in awe.

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