Trying some stuff with PS and used another shot from Chicago. Quite frankly, whenever I think of Chicago my mind goes to the old Eliot Ness series “The Untouchables” which should give you a clue about my generation. I tried to recreate the mood of that old series with the processing. What do you think?
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This is another from the Chicago trip. Me taking a shot on the shore of the lake, which really was the high curb of this road. I can’t imagine what this would be like in the winter–well actually I can and I am fairly sure I won’t return to validate my imagination. I enjoyed walking […]
I haven’t added anything to “Things I Notice” in months. Sad. I finally finished an update today–the process actually took me a couple of days. I went through the thirty thousand or so photos from this year so far and picked out some I liked more than others. I probably won’t like them tomorrow but […]
I haven’t really been too active with the camera so while cleaning up some files, I found this from last winter. Reminds me of things to come. This was taken in the “wilds” of Virginia out close to Middleburg. Light snow on the ground and that sort of crunchy feeling you get in the air […]
I was in Chicago for a couple of days and had a chance for a quick walkabout. I wandered about the Gold Coast section of downtown, where Northwestern University is located. Nice shopping district. I took some outside-looking-in shots of a Rolls Royce/Ferrari/Bugatti/Bentley dealership. But was definitely underdressed for actually going inside. Each car had […]
I took a short road trip back home to South Dakota. My sister and I drove through Mitchell and decided to stop at the world’s only Corn Palace. Of course, I snickered at that even growing up less than an hour away from the place. It is unusual. Both inside and outside the building, they […]