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Marina City Landmarked: About Time!

Marina City Landmarked: About Time!

To celebrate that Chicago's Marina City has been granted the status of Chicago landmark by the Commission on Chicago Landmarks, today we feature a video about the construction the corncob-shaped…Read more
More CGIcago!

More CGIcago!

Apparently last year a movie called Divergent was released even though I live on top of a large cinema complex and the movie poster has a lot of skyscrapers in…Read more

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Chicago in Color!

Color movies have been around for pretty much a century but it wasn't until the 1950's that they became mainstream. Since this is also the time where many early skyscrapers…Read more
Chicago Ascending

Chicago Ascending

Skylines offer a nice background for futuristic cities. Sometimes they make one up, or add some dystopian spice to an existing one. The upcoming Jupiter Ascending movie does both, as stills…Read more

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Hail the Chicago Grid

One of the great things about Chicago is its sharp contrast between tall downtown and the low neighbourhoods surrounding it. This becomes apparent while standing on the Sears Willis Tower,…Read more

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Cityscape Chicago II

Check out and ejoy this three minute time-lapse video of the great city of Chicago created by Eric Hines, knowing that the footage took two years to produce. More of…Read more