Giant Spider Eats Trump Tower.  Or Not.
Oct02

Giant Spider Eats Trump Tower. Or Not.

Remember yesterday’s Giant Spider Eats Wrigley Building story?  Same spider.  Different time of...

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Spires Old and New
Aug20

Spires Old and New

The spires of three generations of Chicago skyscrapers pierce a deep blue sky. If you like this photograph, click here to order it as a poster or...

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Video: Trump Tower Time Lapse
Jul20

Video: Trump Tower Time Lapse

Here’s a little fun for your weekend.  It’s a time-lapse video we made earlier this week of clouds around and reflected in the Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Avenue). You can see how the skin of the building changes color in reaction to its environment.  Architects always talk about that sort of thing, but here you can really see it in...

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Week Links: April 6, 2012
Apr06

Week Links: April 6, 2012

You may (or may not) have noticed that we didn’t post much last week.  That was because we were on a photo shoot at a client’s building.  Architectural photography is what we do here, and if you have an office, hotel, wigwam, or yurt that needs good photography, give us a shout. That said, because of our preoccupation with a client, not all of this week’s Week Links are “news” as in “new.”...

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NFP: Trump International Hotel and Tower
Apr02

NFP: Trump International Hotel and Tower

We have a new building in our NFP series.  NFP stands for New Favorite Photo, and this is our new favorite photo of the Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Avenue).

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Slice of Life: Towers Old and New

The shiny new Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Street) rises menacingly above the old kid on the block, Tribune Tower (435 North Michigan...

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New Favorite Picture: Trump Tower Chicago

Lots of people have favorite pictures of Chicago.  We see so many pictures of the city each day that we tend to have favorite pictures of individual buildings. Here you can see our new favorite picture of Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Street) perched on the Chicago River.  It’s so beautiful and perfect it almost looks like one of those bad cartoony pictures of the city that appear behind TV weathermen....

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Slice of Life: Light at the End of the Alley

An intensely blue sky is reflected in the Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Street), seen in all its massiveness, enclosing the north end of the Loop stretch of Wabash...

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Slice of Life: Curves, Stripes, and a Spire
Feb23

Slice of Life: Curves, Stripes, and a Spire

Everyone’s favorite new Chicago landmark, Cloud Gate, grabs onto the stright lines of 150 North Michigan Avenue, the Trump International Hotel and Tower (401 North Wabash Avenue), Millennium Park Plaza (151 North Michigan Avenue), and the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Tower (300 East Randolph Street) and bends them to its...

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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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