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Street Color Virtual Vacation in Chicago!

Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
I am following Fahim Mohammed's great idea of looking back in my files. These are from 2009, a trip to Chicago which seared in my mind how much fun kids have with just a few inches of water!


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The water bubbles up all over the plaza between giant paving stones, probably granite. There is about 2” of water. It’s enough to mesmerize kids with their reflections and create a trail with their feet or a kids bicycle!

Slides of folk around Chicago, representing all sectors of life are projected behind glass blocks in a towering building for that purpose with water constantly flowing over it.
There is also a fountain coming out of the wall at the position of the “mout of the person shown!

Asher
 

Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
Chicago has sufficient space to be able to stand back and take some fabulous pictures.

Everywhere there a beautiful scenes of striking architecture of so many different styles that are good to each other in creating an overall surprising harmony y despite sudden difference in style and attitudes of the structures!

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Asher Kelman: “Cauldron of Styles!”
Canon 5D Mark II, Chicago 2009

I hope you enjoy this as much as I do. It’s made from 3 sequential images stitched in Autopano Giga from RAW files processed in Photoshop CC 2020

Asher
 
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