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Chicago River Canyon

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 20 November 2014 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

Photo captured while on the Chicago Architecture Foundation's River Cruise on September 26, 2014.

NIKON D7000 1/60 second F/11.0 ISO 100 33 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Superbe vue moderne le cours d'eau et tous ces building impressionnant.
Belle journée

20 Nov 2014 5:58am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

It does feel like a canyon . . but much more inviting than the view in b&w

20 Nov 2014 7:18am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Another gorgeous image !

20 Nov 2014 8:15am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

A magical scene with the city canyon as wonderful as any creation of nature.

20 Nov 2014 9:11am

sawsengee from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

lovely cityscape perspective captured in fine light, colours & clarity

20 Nov 2014 9:34am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Amazing man made canyon, a superb view

20 Nov 2014 10:56am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

a wonderful concrete canyon

20 Nov 2014 11:29am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Impressionnants buildings...
Belle perspective .
Des couleurs superbes.)

20 Nov 2014 1:19pm

franz from Baden, Austria

as impressive as the grand canyon (well, almost ...) - and a darn good photo !!!

20 Nov 2014 3:49pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

A fine composition and detail! Great capture of the city skyline! A really beautiful city.

20 Nov 2014 3:54pm

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very good capture. Superb.

20 Nov 2014 5:16pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

A wonderful perspective of this part of the city. Gorgeous colors.

20 Nov 2014 5:26pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautiful cityscape. Fantastic light and colours.:-)

20 Nov 2014 6:12pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful angles and lines - love the blues

20 Nov 2014 6:30pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful photo !

20 Nov 2014 6:52pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

After following your blog for a number of years, I consider this the classic view of downtown Chicago. It's quite beautiful especially with the bridge. I always enjoy seeing with this wonderful clarity.

20 Nov 2014 7:07pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Absolutely beautiful! It must be amazing to be going down this river in the middle of a big city with all this huge buildings around you!

20 Nov 2014 8:34pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

I liked yesterday's mono version, but I like the life the color adds to this one. Another winner, Steven!

20 Nov 2014 10:01pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

excellent light and tones! very good composition and fantastic sharpness!

20 Nov 2014 10:40pm

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Absolutely wonderful composition !! Brilliant and vivid colors, and impressive sharpness. Chicago... one place to visit in the future ! ;-)

20 Nov 2014 10:51pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

wonderful color photo

21 Nov 2014 1:59am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is another wonderful cityscape.

21 Nov 2014 3:58am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressant cadrage et ces bandes de largeur en longueur

21 Nov 2014 8:40am

Slackwater Don from Spokane, United States

This is an impressive image of the tall buildings. I like the base the river proves. Great was color there too.

21 Nov 2014 3:47pm

fereshteh. from Iran

Wonderful light & buildings.

21 Nov 2014 4:51pm

Urspo from United States

Brilliant! I can feel the Chicago chill and the apricity of the fall sun.

22 Nov 2014 7:30pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Beautiful cityscape.

23 Nov 2014 1:14am

Sam from Chennai, India

Splendid. Wonderful cityscape. Brilliant image so nicely composed. :)

24 Nov 2014 3:42pm