Photos: Weekend In Review

by derek on June 17, 2007 · 2 comments

First and foremost, I’d like to take a moment to wish all of the fathers out there a Happy Father’s Day and hope that you have the chance to share some special time with your loved ones today.
As I mentioned yesterday we went to see Blue Man Group and that turned out to be as much a Father’s Day gift as it was a Mother’s Day gift since we had a great day with our kids. It was a lot of fun and I had the chance to show them one of the places I worked in the city was also giving my wife and kids their first experience on the *L*.
With family about to convene on my house in a few minutes to celebrate Father’s Day, I thought I would provide a few pictures as a “Weekend In Review” of what we did this weekend as a family. Hope you enjoy!

Nathan Sawaya Autograph

Nathan Sawaya Lego

Nathan Sawaya Lego

Nathan Sawaya Lego

Blue Man Group

Chicago Building

Sears Tower
Street Grate

That first picture of the autograph was stylized with Photoshop because my camera does terrible with closeup shots and it was all blurry. So I applied the Solarize style and I thought it resulted in a cool look with more clarity on the autograph.

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Leo June 17, 2007 at 11:29 pm

Looks like you guys had a great time!
The Blue Man Group always seemed a little too weird for my tastes, but I’ve only seen them on TV. I’m sure it’s a lot better in person. More importantly, the kids liked it.

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derek June 18, 2007 at 5:02 pm

We did have a great time and the kids enjoyed everything from the train rides to the huge slice of pizza for lunch to the actual show itself.
I enjoyed seeing them have a good time even more than I enjoyed the show.

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