This gallery shows scenes from the triangle bounded on the east by River Road, on the southwest by Rand Road, and on the north by the Union Pacific railroad tracks. This is one part of the Five Corners (River-Rand) TIF district in Des Plaines, Illinois. Read more about it on my blog.
These images have not been retouched to alter the scene depicted, however some images have been cropped or adjusted for perspective and lens distortion, and global manipulation may have been performed to remove noise, improve contrast and color rendition, and sharpen details. In most cases, unaltered camera originals are available on request. These photographs may be used freely for non-commercial purposes (blog ads are okay) provided that credit is given to Mark Draughn at www.windypundit.com. For other uses, please contact me.