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Flash From The Past: April 26, 2007

In 1985 my father passed away due to exposure to a pesticide during his tours in Vietnam. One thing I never enjoy doing, but...

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Some Signs Of Life in Housing, Credit Drought Goes On

Here are pictures form a story I worked on late last week that were debuted this morning... if you've got $1.5-Million I know where...

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Flash From The Past: April 21, 2007

I don't know what ever happened to this guy, but he was great to photograph.

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Dr. Annie Simon (R) and Physical Therapist Aide Suzanne Finucane (L) remove sensors from Hailey Daniswicz's leg at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago's Center for Bionic Medicine April 13, 2011 Daniswicz was flexing muscles in her thigh as electrodes attached to her leg instructed a computer avatar to flex its knee and ankle -- parts of her own leg that have been missing for 12 years. Daniswicz, a sophomore at Northwestern University who her lost her lower leg to bone cancer, is training the computer to recognize slight movements in her thigh so she can eventually be fitted with a "bionic" leg -- a robotic prosthesis she would control with her own nerves and muscles. REUTERS/John Gress
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Bionic Woman

Today, Reuters released a set of photos that I shot and a story about researchers in Chicago working with electromyography -- electrical signals produced...

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Blackhawks-Canucks Playoff

I have had a very busy stretch the last four days. I have photographed three professional games, made several website updates and hosted...

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Sports Illustrated Pictures Of The Week

It looks like SI.com chose one of my pictures from the Bulls-Pacers game for their pictures of the week sideshow.

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NBA Playoffs Game 1

I shot last night's Bulls-Pacers game in Chicago. For this game I decided to mount a remote camera on the basket so I could...

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Flash From The Past: April 16, 2006

Five years ago today I met reporter James Kelleher. He had come up with a story to feature a truck stop preacher in rural...

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Flash From The Past: April 15, 2007

On April 15 2007, I began a two day project photographing illegal immigrant Elvira Arellano who has spent eight whole months inside the Adalberto...

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John Gress Chicago Photographer
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President Obama

I just got done photographing US President Barack Obama during a campaign rally in Chicago.

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Glad To Be Home

I just got home from the NCAA Women’s Final 4 in Indianapolis. Texas AM won the title last night, beating Norte Dame 76-70. I...

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My First Music Video

My first music video, "Fallen Leaves" by Marshall Titus, was just released. Check it out and let me know what you think!

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