an el train in downtown chicago

Midway-Bound El Train

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An el train rolls out of The Loop towards Midway Airport in Chicago on a bright, crisp autumn day. I’m alway struck by the high level of contrast in Chicago. The sun is so bright and the shadows so dark. Is it never overcast in Chicago?

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  • Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
  • ISO: 100
  • Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
  • Focal length: 85mm
  • Aperture: f/4.0


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