The moon sets into the Chicago skyline at dawn. Lake Shore Drive is visible in the foreground.
A tangle of structural beams can be seen through the all-glass facade of the Navy Pier Crystal Gardens building just after dawn in Chicago.
The Navy Pier ferris wheel reflects in the glass facade of the Crystal Gardens building in the early Chicago morning.
The Navy Pier ferris wheel is reflected in the Wave Swinger ride's pool early in the morning in Chicago.
A guest receipt is found beneath a half-circle bench in Pier Park at Chicago's Navy Pier.
Anchor at Dawn, Navy Pier
A sculptural anchor greets the Chicago dawn at the end of Navy Pier outside the Grand Ballroom.
Access ramps draw a zig-zag pattern outside the Family Pavilion building on Chicago's Navy Pier.
Buckingham Fountain I
Aquatic creatures symbolic of the states surrounding Lake Michigan spray water into the air in Chicago's Buckingham Fountain.
Pritzker Bandshell Surface
Stainless steel scales form the skin of the Frank Gehry-designed Pritzker Bandshell in Chicago's Millennium Park.
A New Leaf
Stainless steel scales terminate in a paper-like corner in this portion of the Frank Gehry-designed Pritzker Bandshell in Chicago's Millennium Park.
A building is reflected in an oily pool of water next to a storm drain in downtown Chicago, Illinois.
Shedd Aquarium Grounds
The sidewalk surrounding the Shedd Aquarium building arcs toward Lake Michigan in the Chicago evening.
The distinctive shape of the Sears Tower is easily recognized in this sunset silhouette of downtown Chicago's skyline.
The moon sets against a westward view of the Chicago skyline at dawn.
Structural beams catch the mid-morning light along the two-level Link Bridge carrying Lake Shore Drive and US-41 across the Chicago River.
Several flights of stairs give access to the two levels of the bascule-style Link Bridge, which carries US-41 and Lake Shore Drive across the Chicago River.
Steel beams arc overhead at the Chicago Riverwalk Gateway on the south shore of the Chicago River at Lake Shore and Wacker Drives.
Buckingham Fountain II
Colored lights and arcs of water make Buckingham Fountain in Chicago a beautiful evening sight.
A westward view of the Chicago skyline is reflected in the chrome curvature of Millennium Park's Cloud Gate sculpture at dawn.
Behind Pritzker Bandshell I
Exposed structural beams support the walls of the Frank Gehry-designed Pritzker Bandshell in Chicago's Millennium Park.
Behind Pritzker Bandshell II
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Rows of seating spread like water ripples from the Pritzker Bandshell's main stage in Chicago's Millennium Park.
Stainless steel scales coat the surface of the Frank Gehry-designed BP Footbridge in Chicago's Millennium Park
Soft footlights and the morning sun wash over the natural wood surface of the Frank Gehry-designed BP Footbridge in Chicago's Millennium Park.
The corner of the Metropolitan Correction Center building in Chicago slices the sky in half.