Happy Holidays One and All!!!
Who can’t resist the glittering lights of Chicago’s official Christmas Tree as background for a family picture?
Maple trees at Chicago’s Millennium Park
They had the Bean all to themselves. It pays to go there very early in the morning on a Tuesday.
Quinceañera pictorial, Cloud Gate, March 24, 2018
Millennium Park, November 10, 2017
That was quick.
Lurie Garden, Millennium Park, May 7, 2017
The structure didn’t have a formal name then, but people were already calling it as The Bean because of its shape. The seams of the steel panels that make up The Bean have not been polished yet at that time. You can clearly see the joints in the photograph.
As for the uncommon photographer, he is there somewhere. Taken on July 16, 2004 during Millennium Park’s first day of opening to the public.
On to my 7th decade!