Blizzard Conditions

© Michael S. Baker

Blizzard Conditions

Uploaded: March 05, 2006 08:10:18

Description

Image captured during Chicago's worst snowstorm in 2006. Captured this image while traveling on the expressway, some modifications in PS. Camera-recorded settings 1/2 sec at f/2.8

Comments

Corinne M. Thompson March 06, 2006

Very cool capture Michael! Hopefully, it's the LAST one of the season. And I thought I was nuts to drive and shoot on the backroads up here...you are one BRAVE man :) #404121

Michael S. Baker March 06, 2006

Thanks, Corinne! I wasn't driving too fast..I kinda liked the way this image turned out.
Regards,
Mike B- #2503731

Ronald F. Fischer March 11, 2006

Very nice use of natural effects, Michael! #2522469

Nadya Johnson March 11, 2006

And yet another instantly recgnizable "Chicago Shot," if not as pleasant as some of the others!! Is this the Eisenhauer? Not that you could tell it from the others in a blizzard but it sure is (painfully) familiar! Great effects, by the way! Well, we had the same blizzard here in Savanna but it looks very different on these rural roads! #2522628

Michael S. Baker March 12, 2006

I guess 'snowstorm' has become synonomous with Chicago. This image was captured while traveling on the Stevenson Expressway. #2523387

Norman P. Banks March 17, 2006

Hey Mike, nice abstract!

Good composition with rail leading the eye and I like the sense of motion generated by the car lights.

Norm ,:-)

PS Florida was great! #2543069

Steve Mescha March 21, 2006

Totally cool, Michael! Awsome composition and I can almost hear the quietness of the snow. It's been many years since I experienced a Chicago snow storm. Mostly I remember having to get up early and shovel the drive so my dad could go to work on days like this :-) #2556605

Tammy Scott level-classic June 03, 2006

I love this shot! The lighting, moon, and motion all are great! I especially love the snow! Haven't seen any since I left South Dakota! #2849411

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