view from the sears tower skydeck of a street in downtown chicago

Looking down on Chicago

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Looking down at a street in downtown Chicago from the Sears Tower Skydeck.

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  • Wow … like the depth … beautifully with black and white. well captured … lovely angle

  • Like the “Without a trace” transitions… Nice shot

  • perfect “sniping” vantage point if you ask me.. :D nice shot..

  • Wow, a stunning view and capture. Excellent BW processing, great details. An impressive and outstanding image.

  • as John says this is beautifully composed and handled.

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  • Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
  • Focal length: 85mm
  • Aperture: f/4.0


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