| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Sometimes that queasy feeling when you say "action" is just the reality of directing your first short film.
Sometimes, as “Wild Horses” director Stephanie Martin found, it’s morning sickness.
The winner of the live action short/15...
| Jun 28, 2013
Relive the Chicago Blackhawks' journey through the Stanley Cup Finals with this collection of images by Tribune Photographers.
For the Chicago Blackhawks, what comes next is anything goes.
What led them here was everything that mattered. All that...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Until 2011, the sexually charged photographs of Helmut Newton had never been the subject of a major U.S. museum show.
"It's a hypocrisy of the American psyche," says collector Manfred Heiting of the disparate reactions to Newton's hugely influential...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Travel Channel and Sports Illustrated are teaming up for a one-hour special about the making of this year's Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue.
Back up boys, here are the details: "Sports Illustrated: The Making of Swimsuit '13--7 Continents, 17 Wonders"...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 8:54 AM
The signs were there: The newspaper Chicago Today ceased publication on Sept. 13, 1974 (my birthday), and the Chicago Daily News published its final edition on March 4, 1978 (Chicago's birthday).
You might think some of us would have taken these as...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:34 PM
I’ve been told the two most important things on your wedding day are the DJ/music and the photographer. This post is dedicated to my photographer!
Although we’ve never actually met in person, I’m obsessed with the photographer that...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:00 AM
When Channel 12 first went on the air on July 1, 1953, the news looked very different than it does today. Reporters from existing news organizations like radio and newspapers were the first faces that greeted viewers on black and white TV. For example,...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Alina is a Latina drag queen, and when she comes bounding onstage at New Moon Bar in Wilton Manors, her alter ego is "Amuse Bouche," an alienlike performer dolled up in a milk-white mask of makeup and black latex. Her partner, although they never...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Where the sky pushes down hard on the Flint Hills of eastern Kansas, you won't see a landscape that rewards the casual observer. Photographer Terry Evans and her fellow Kansans in "Prairie Stories" are OK with that. The charms of these prairies reveal...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:52 AM
No man is an island, but Larry Ellison comes close.
Last year, Ellison bought 98 percent of Lanai for more than $500 million. Despite a wispy beard and penchant for black outfits that make him look like a devil, he's mostly being hailed as a white knight...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Fugitive Raul Andrade Tolentino has been captured in Mexico and faces extradition to Chicago, where he is charged with the January 7, 2000, killing of his former girlfriend, Alma Chavez, according to government officials in Mexico and the U.S.