The ongoing blog of the Tomchak family, in Wheaton IL USA

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Da Bears, Halas Hall

Da Bears, Halas Hall

By on October 23, 2013 in HDR, iPhone, Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

On Tuesday I was fortunate to be part of a Breast Cancer Awareness event at Halas Hall, the Chicago Bears Training Camp in Lake Forest IL. The event was called  P&G Best Defense Day of Action. I was there to edit together a b-roll package of the days events for the local news channels to use on […]

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Editing In Chicago Today

Editing In Chicago Today

By on October 21, 2013 in HDR, Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

I’m Editing on-site in Chicago today, and tomorrow in Forrest Park. It’s always great coming to the city especially on a nice day. What is amazing to me is how much the edit system itself has changed over the years. Back in 2004, this is what my edit system looked like in Hong Kong. So […]

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Hamburg Germany Photos

Hamburg Germany Photos

By on July 7, 2013 in HDR, iPhone, Photo Post, Travel with 0 Comments

Full assortment of photos can be found on Flickr

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Thursday Morning Breakfast

Thursday Morning Breakfast

By on July 4, 2013 in HDR, Photo Post, Text Post, Travel with 0 Comments

With the help of some late night Ambian I was finally able to fall asleep at a decent time and get up before the breakfast buffet was closed.

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That Didn’t Take Long

That Didn’t Take Long

By on October 13, 2012 in HDR, iPhone, Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

During a time-out tantrum Max took out his anger on his 2 week old glasses.

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Photos from Busan South Korea

Photos from Busan South Korea

By on June 28, 2012 in HDR, Photo Post, Text Post, Travel with 0 Comments

I really enjoyed the trip to Korea, but I’m always excited to come home. I always have a renewed appreciate the awesomeness of Chicago no matter how much I enjoyed where I was. That is, unless I’m coming home in January and it’s 30 below with 12″ of snow on the ground. The photos can […]

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Walking Busan With My Personal Translator

Walking Busan With My Personal Translator

By on June 20, 2012 in HDR, Photo Post, Text Post, Travel with 0 Comments

As has become my habit on the first full day somewhere new, I woke up and went for a walk to see what I could see. I absolutely love exploring areas I’ve need been to before, taking in the sites and just following the thread of interest as I walk around. I did however have […]

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Carnival Magic Cruise 2012 Photos

Carnival Magic Cruise 2012 Photos

By on January 25, 2012 in HDR, iPhone, Photo Post, Text Post, Travel with 0 Comments

Our vacation (on the Carnival Magic)  this year was LONG overdue, and was amazing. Not because of all that we did, but of how little we did. Being lazy, afternoon naps and staying up until 2am dancing are all underrated in my opinion. We spent almost the entire time on the ship and only got […]

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Photo Walk Chicago

Photo Walk Chicago

By on October 28, 2011 in HDR, Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

Back in September Brenda and I took the day (child-free) to spend all day in Chicago walking, talking and taking photos. I decided that I would only take HDR photos that day, so this is my first serious attempt at this type of photography. The rest of the photos can be found on SmugMug. Normally […]

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Spring Cleaning – Post Production Style

Spring Cleaning – Post Production Style

By on July 14, 2011 in HDR, iPhone, Photo Post, Text Post with 0 Comments

` Now that we have a little down time, some long overdue maintenance and cleaning started today. It’s amazing how much dust had built up in the rack, and especially in the RAID drive systems. It was so bad we had to roll the RAID systems outside to blow them out one drive module at […]

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