Scenes From The Second City


  • A young boy rides a bus in Hyde Park after visiting the grocery store to pick up a birthday cake with his mother. This photograph was produced using the iPhone’s ShakeItPhoto application. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)

  • A crowd seeks shelter at the Cloud Gate sculpture, also known as The Bean, on a rainy day in Millennium Park. The sculpture was designed by artist Anish Kapoor and was constructed between 2004-2006. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)

  • A lifeguard looks out over the waters of Lake Michigan on a cold, rainy day in downtown Chicago. “It’s a slow day but at least I still get paid,” he said. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)

  • A woman walks down a flight of stairs on Columbus Drive. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)

  • A man sleeps in a Dunkin’ Donuts late at night near downtown Chicago. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)

  • A woman looks down the sidewalk before crossing the street with a small child in Chinatown. (Photo Credit: Trent Lesikar)