This is a gallery featuring images from my hometown of Rockford, Illinois.
Woman walking along East State Street, at sunrise, with her bible, July 2014.
Man fishing at sunrise on Pierce Lake in Rock Cut State Park, July 2014.
Sunset at Pierce Lake, Rock Cut State Park, September 2012.
New Milford 4147
Photograph of a snow covered barn in New Milford, 2013.
(When the) Lights Go Down in the City
Rockford's skyline as seen from the Jefferson Street Bridge.
Sunrise at the Hidden Temple
Lao Buddhist Temple in Cherry Valley, Illinois. (October 2013.)
Pastoral Evening at Pierce Lake
Sunset at Rock Cut State Park, May 2014.
The Long Goodbye
After 90 years in business, Maria's Italian Cafe closed its doors on January 1st, 2014. This is Jonny, Maria's longtime bartender, taking one last look up at the sign shortly before the restaurant closed its doors on New Year's Eve.
Nicholas Conservatory Sunset
Sunset at the Nicholas Conservatory, Fall 2012.
Candid photograph of a woman shopping for vinyl records at Toad Hall, 2013.
4th of July in downtown Rockford, Illinois, 2013.
Occupants in a classic red car entering their apartment complex, August 2013.
Framing the Forest City
The Rockford skyline as seen from the Bike Path, July 2014.
Sunrise at Beattie Park
Beattie Park, Autumn 2013.
Nicholas at Dusk
Long exposure of Nicholas Conservatory at dusk, July 2013.
View of downtown Rockford, Il. as seen from the Riverview Ice House. (To answer the e-mails regarding the title of this photograph: yes, it's an homage to George Burns and Gracie Allen.)
Downtown Rockford at sunrise, October 2013.
Late-night traffic in downtown Rockford, July 2013.
Man walking down the Jefferson Street Bridge late at night, 2013.
Rainy night at Uncle Nick's restaurant, November 2013.
Candid street photograph of a woman from South Boston, 2013.
4th of July in Rockford, Il.
Fourth of July fireworks display as seen from the corner of Wyman and Mulberry in Rockford, July 2014.
Candid street photograph of a leaf falling during a rainstorm, November 2013.
The Miracle Mile
East State Street during a snowstorm, 2013.