A view of downtown Chicago, from the Sears Tower observation deck. Please add notes to any buildings you know.

Favorite building name: the Carbide and Carbon building...evocative of a bygone era when fortunes were made from grey, humdrum-sounding minerals, hacked out of the earth by soot-covered men in little mine cars.

URBAN SOULE, Eric Hunt., d coop, and 70 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. fractalv 95 months ago | reply

    Wow! I really like the annotation. Great idea!

  2. edgeplot 95 months ago | reply

    Great notes.

  3. Handcanons 95 months ago | reply

    Wow....
    What a perspective..
    Someone needs to hand something red out their window...

  4. jacki-dee 95 months ago | reply

    Very cool. I can't add a single one, but great idea.

  5. danh5150 74 months ago | reply

    Nice work gravitywave!

  6. b0jangles 60 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Chicago Creative Commons, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  7. Josh*m 57 months ago | reply

    This photo was used in another blog.

  8. swirey 53 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Historical Sites Of The U.S., and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  9. Fifth Hour Photography [deleted] 52 months ago | reply

    Awesome!

  10. artland 49 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called artland, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  11. ikeepsafenews 47 months ago | reply

    Great photo. We used it on our blog today for a story about the Digital Literacy Tour in Chicago. ikeepsafe.blogspot.com/2010/06/google-ikeepsafe-digital-l...

  12. Josh*m 47 months ago | reply

    Cool! Thanks for letting me know.

  13. Studio Banana TV 42 months ago | reply

    Dear Gravitywave,
    We write you from Studio Banana TV to ask whether you would be interested in collaborating with us with this particular photograph. It’s for a non-profit video interview with Deyan Sudjic, the director of the Design Museum in London. If you’re interested and want to know more, please contact us on: info@studiobanana.tv
    Have a great day and keep up the good work!
    Greetings,
    The Studio Banana TV team
    www.studiobanana.tv

  14. Claudia G. Kukulka 33 months ago | reply

    Fantastic! Awesome! Spectacular! I'm impressed and enthralled. Thank you for also adding the names of the buildings! Greetings from Germany (who is calling Chicago a second home).

  15. New Yorkled 26 months ago | reply

    Wonderful!

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