Above & Across Chicago: A Discussion with Photographer Terry Maday

We are thrilled to host award-winning photographer and Wilmette resident Terry Maday for an in-store discussion with editors Sam Landers and Michelle Fitzgerald featuring their new book of photography, Above & Across Chicago. Through a series of breathtaking images, readers are invited to explore the city's iconic landmarks, including Willis Tower, the Hancock Building, and Navy Pier, as well as lesser-known corners of the city that are equally captivating.

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More About the Book: Above and Across Chicago captures the stunning beauty of Chicago as seen from the sky. Showcasing the city's diverse architecture, iconic shoreline, bustling streets, and natural scenery, the images capture Chicago's unique personality and charm. Multiple photographers have contributed their unique perspectives to create a contemporary portrayal of the Windy City, captured in all weather conditions - rain, fog, snow, and sun.

Above and Across Chicago features stunning aerial shots that offer a bird's-eye view of the city, capturing its vast expanse and urban landscape in an entirely new light. With its striking visuals and thoughtful commentary, this photography book is a must-have for anyone who loves Chicago or wants to experience its beauty from a new perspective.

More About our Conversation Partners: Terry Maday is an Emmy and Graphis-winning director, cinematographer and owner of Maday Productions, Terry is Trope's director of Film & Production. He has extensive global production experience shooting on location in Africa, China, Iceland, Jordan, Mexico and throughout the UK for agencies and clients such as 50,000Feet, Bank of America, ESPN, FCB, Kohler, Uber, VSA Partners and more. Perfecting his craft for over 25 years, Terry harnesses the power of video to tell meaningful and authentic stories.  

Sam Landers is the Publisher and Editor at Trope Publishing Co. and has edited ChicagoLondonHong KongTokyo, and Paris, all titles in Trope's City Edition series. Prior to launching Trope, Sam spent over two decades working in digital marketing. An avid photographer, Sam enjoys traveling, always taking his camera and notebook.

Michelle Fitzgerald is a veteran of the book publishing industry and the Associate Publisher at Trope Publishing Co. A fierce advocate for books, she served as editor on Trope's City Edition title, New York. She currently lives with her family in Wilmette.

Event date: 

Wednesday, July 17, 2024 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Event address: 

The Book Stall
811 Elm Street
Winnetka, IL 60093
Above and Across Chicago By Sam Landers (Editor), Michelle Fitzgerald (Editor) Cover Image
By Sam Landers (Editor), Michelle Fitzgerald (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781951963231
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Trope Publishing Co. - June 25th, 2024

Above and Across Chicago captures the stunning beauty of Chicago as seen from the sky. Showcasing the city's diverse architecture, iconic shoreline, bustling streets, and natural scenery, the images capture Chicago's unique personality and charm.