The coldest temperature ever recorded in Chicago was January 25, 1985 where the mercury plummeted to a shocking 27 degrees below zero. Factor in the wind chill on that day and you got -83°F. This got me wondering, so I looked up some other numbers to put it in perspective: The coldest temperature ever recorded […]
Rant all you want about the end-of-summer storms in Chicago, but they sure as hell make for some cool pictures. The best part about it is that you don’t really need to know your way around a camera to get some cool shots. All you have to do is point and shoot. Good camera or […]
What is the highest temperature Chicago ever had? While the streets and alleys are buzzing with the obnoxious hum of air conditioners, my window A/C is pulling a ‘little engine that could’ and is also working overtime to combat the heat, but its really just keeping my room lukewarm at best. It seems like this week […]
Facts about snow Here are some facts about snow and ice taken from the National Snow & Ice Data Center. Yes, that is a real thing, and it’s more interesting than it sounds, as I’ve already killed half my afternoon browsing the site. But I’ll save you some time and post up some of the […]
Ok so ‘amazing’ is subject to opinion. Next time I play amerature photographer, I’ll call them ‘decent pictures’. Sorry for the confusion.