Observant Musings: Capturing Chicago

Running_Boy_Winnetka_Beach_©_Dave_Roth Running Boy Winnetka Beach © Dave Roth

Chicago is a study in extremes. Sitting right next to its world-class architecture you’ll find urban decay and refuse. The Lake, in all its natural glory, serves as a primary conveyance of industry.

Everywhere you look you’ll find something interesting to shoot.

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Skylight © Dave Roth
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Andersonville Alley © Dave Roth
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Montgomery Fog © Dave Roth
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Four © Dave Roth
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Huron El Platform © Dave
Roth
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Net Shadow © Dave Roth
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Support Brace © Dave Roth
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This Way © Dave Roth
Evanston_Alley_©_Dave_Roth
Evanston Alley © Dave Roth
Main_Street_Fog_©_Dave_Roth
Main Street Fog © Dave Roth
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Purple Line Fog © Dave Roth
Sale_Dress_©_Dave_Roth
Sale Dress © Dave Roth
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Gnarled Tree Base © Dave Roth
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Standing Paddleboard Winnetka Beach © Dave Roth
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Winnetka Beach Clouds ©
Dave Roth

David Roth is an artist, musician, and designer in Chicago. In his spare time he serves as the editor of this magazine. He’s also a very proud dad. You can see more of his photographs here.