The Morning Before Christmas Day...

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took this shot early this morning in downtown Chicago as i drove into the city a bit earlier to pick up Delight from her workplace....i had a full hour before she got off work so i did a little bit of walking around the Chicago River area and got some decent shots in...i finally got to use my new Tamron 10-24mm UWA for the first time this morning which comes in really handy to fit all those soaring skyscrapers here in Chicago into the frame....i got this lens about 2 weeks ago but the weather has been so bad here that this morning was my first time to shoot outside in about 2 weeks...this frame has a little bit of a shake if you look at it closely as i had my tripod in the middle of the bridge along Columbus Drive and a little bit of vibration from the passing cars caused the shakes....2 hours after i took this shot, the snowfall we were supposed to get today began falling so it will be a beautiful white Christmas tonight in Chicagoland!!!!


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  1. rkramer62 40 months ago | reply

    Beautiful! Merry Christmas, my friend!!

  2. Cher12861 40 months ago | reply

    Wonderful shot! Merry Christmas my friend!! I am so grateful to have you as a friend! Thanks for all of the views and nice comments on my photos.

  3. GlobeTrotter 2000 40 months ago | reply

    Love the composition. Beautiful capture ! Merry Christmas to you and your family !

  4. eLjeProks 40 months ago | reply

    what beautiful blues !!!

    merry christmas, seth !!!

    Pepe's tree

  5. snowinglightly 40 months ago | reply

    I'm very impressed that your ultra wide angle lens seems to be able to keep buildings upright. Usually they're keystoning or leaning inward. Must be a combination of the new lens's capabilities and your own photographic skill.

  6. *Roni* [deleted] 40 months ago | reply

    Merry Christmas, Seth! I love how the buildings are disappearing into the clouds!

  7. D Pardo 40 months ago | reply

    A lovely morning to wake up to, Seth, perfectly captured.

  8. _snapies_ 40 months ago | reply

    Beautiful exposure! Merry Christmas to you and to your family.

  9. Reynald Nuñez 40 months ago | reply

    beautiful image ... I love the lighting during the early morning

  10. Dave DiCello 40 months ago | reply

    The cool blue tones are so soothing, yet it looks so cold!!! Great work!

  11. Heath Ziebell 40 months ago | reply

    i absolutely love the trump tower. so photogenic. this picture is amazing. love the detail and colors and well everything.

  12. rquitos 40 months ago | reply

    this looks real nice and a great pix for the season..

  13. shapeshift 40 months ago | reply

    ah, you had a beautiful white Christmas!...

  14. topmedic 40 months ago | reply

    That is awesome. Congrats on the new lens.

  15. hammy15 40 months ago | reply

    Great photos Seth!!!!!!! Happy Holidays!!!!

  16. Mike Soq 40 months ago | reply

    cloudy top puts the cherry on this photo, perfect na astig pa hehe!

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