Thousands gathered yesterday morning along the Chicago River ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Â including myself. Some in shamrock-shaped sunglasses and others dressed as leprechauns with fake orange beards. I however had on regular clothes, some teal socks and a fish eye lens up to my eye as I shot this 360-degree panorama of the festivities.
For the first time in four decades a real Irishman showed up at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Chicago – Prim Minister Enda Kenny.
Earlier this month I had the strange fortune of being assigned to cover perhaps the oddest story of my career. This eclipsed the salt stain Virgin Mary and bloody dwarfs wrestling.
Today I illustrated a story showing how day traders work to exploit volatility. Along with my shoot today with Tony Battista I got an explanation of the options markets.