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CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 19, 2013: Tourists visit the "Bean," or as its officially known, Cloud Gate, in Millennium Park. CREDIT: John Gress for The New York Times

Chicago Magazine Photographer: New York Times Magazine 36 Hours in Chicago

Shooting this travel story for The New York Times Magazine was a great experience. As a Chicago transplant, I make my way around the city just about everyday, but this time I got to really appreciate Chicago through the eyes of a tourist.

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The sunsets in Waikoloa, Hawaii, March 2, 2013,

Big Island, Big Adventure

At the end of last month I took a few days to explore a part of the country I had never seen been. Although I had been to two Hawaiian islands before, this was my first trip to the Big Island, and it was bigger than I expected. Circumnavigating the volcanic isle took hours and the winding roads lead to long hikes like the one to a green sand beach and a midnight treacherous trek across a rocky expanse that led to an expansion on our 50th state.

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Vacation Therapy

I used to hate taking photos while on vacation, but as I have gotten older I have found it almost therapeutic to capture these moments, even if for no other reason than populating my computers wallpaper slideshow.

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Where Have I Been?

People have been asking why I have been so quiet lately… well I went on vacation… well sort of. I just returned from 9 days in San Francisco where I worked on a corporate documentary film for three days and then vacationed. Here is a selection of some of the fun pics I took while seeing the sights. It was really nice to just take pictures for fun and not strive for perfection.

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