Slice of Life: Skyscraper Sunrise

The sun peeks out over Lake Michigan and illuminates the skyscraper forest of Chicago on an early morning.  From this vantage point, several buildings clearly stand head and shoulders above the rest: Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Street) Willis Tower (233 South Wacker Drive) 300 North LaSalle (300 North LaSalle Drive) The Park Tower (800 North Michigan Avenue) Why no 100-story John Hancock Center (875 North...

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Slice of Life: Slice of Chicago

Two photographs of Chicago taken from the same location in Lincoln Park two months apart.  The frame on the right shows where we are.  The frame on the left shows what we have to look forward to. Of course, if I was smart I would have arranged them in chronological order, but I’m...

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