Shooting Street Photography at Chicago's 2016 Blues Fest

Street photos from Chicago Blues Festival, June 2016 in Grant Park, Illinois. Shot on 35mm color film (Agfa Vista 400 + Fuji Superia 200)

Accidental (but cool!) double exposure looking towards the city's skyline from a food court in the festival. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Accidental (but cool!) double exposure looking towards the city's skyline from a food court in the festival. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Young lady poses for a street portrait outside one of the small music tents. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Young lady poses for a street portrait outside one of the small music tents. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Dancing is the norm and encouraged at the festival. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Dancing is the norm and encouraged at the festival. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Three Blues Fest festival attendees strike a cool pose for me and my camera. What fun! Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Three Blues Fest festival attendees strike a cool pose for me and my camera. What fun! Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Man smiling for the camera after stopping at the food concession stand. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Man smiling for the camera after stopping at the food concession stand. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Two festival attendees dancing. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Two festival attendees dancing. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Unknown man lounging in the wooded section of Grant Park listening to music. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Unknown man lounging in the wooded section of Grant Park listening to music. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Catching my reflection in the sunglasses of a festival attendee. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Catching my reflection in the sunglasses of a festival attendee. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

People dressed in all different styles for the festival, including this woman posing for a picture. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

People dressed in all different styles for the festival, including this woman posing for a picture. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

A performer at the Blues Fest small tent stage gestures to the camera. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

A performer at the Blues Fest small tent stage gestures to the camera. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Two festival goers listen to live music laying down in the grass. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Two festival goers listen to live music laying down in the grass. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Attendee holding up an umbrella for shade, and the Sears/ Willis Tower in the background skyline from Grant Park. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant

Attendee holding up an umbrella for shade, and the Sears/ Willis Tower in the background skyline from Grant Park. Chicago Blues Festival 2016, Blake Pleasant