Top 20 Locations For Chicago Photography [Local Guide]

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Millennium Park

Jay Pritzker Pavilion

Crown Fountain

Lurie Gardens

BP Pedestrian Bridge

Buckingham Fountain

Museum Campus

Field Museum

Shedd Aquarium


Willis (Sears) Tower

Historic Chicago Water Tower

Chicago Theatre

The Bean (aka Cloud Gate)

Navy Pier

Calder’s Flamingo

Chicago Riverwalk

John Hancock Observatory

Wrigley Field

Chicago Board Of Trade

North Avenue Beach

Lincoln Park

The Art Institute of Chicago

Cindy’s Rooftop Bar

LondonHouse Rooftop Bar

The L Train S Curve

Michigan Avenue “The Magnificent Mile”

Chicago Photography — Falling Back In Love With My City



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Derek Nielsen Photography

Derek Nielsen Photography

I am a conservation driven fine art wildlife photographer selling limited edition large format prints to help conservation organizations around the world.