THIS FIRE WAS ONE OF THE WORSE THE CHICAGO FIRE DEPARTMENT HAD TO FACE IN YEARS.THE BUILDINGFIVE STORIES,75X200.THE FIRE WAS STARTED BY WORKMEN IN THE BASEMENT,AND BURNED IT'S WAY UP THE SOUTH WALL AND ONTO EACH FLOOR.THE BUILDING WAS COMMERCIAL AND…
Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
EMERGENCY SERVICE MEDIA
INTERNATIONAL ORG. of FIRE PHOTOGRAPHERS
UNITED NEWS SERVICE
This year I have been in photography for 50 years,as a Press
Videographer.I started my career in chicago with the old Chicago American Newspaper/Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Sun-Times.
From there I went on to AP/BLACKSTAR/and UNITED NEWS SERVICE,for which i traveled the world doing feature
magazine stories.Between all this,I have been a fire photographer,covering many of the big fires around Chicago
and other locations.
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
For the past 50 years I have been a magazine/newspaper/and
fire photographer for fire publications and insurance companys,
plus also a videographer.I joined so others could enjoy viewing
my videos and still fire photos.I also would like to share my knowledge in fire and press photography with others.