Kevin was very nice; we meet just before sunset and went to pre-scouted areas in which to capture typical Chicago shots. Would recommend if you’ve never been to the city and would like to get basic instruction on night photo elements such as long exposure,…More
Fine Art Photography Prints by Kevin OConnell
A Fine Art Gallery Of Creative Imagery
By Award Winning Photographer
These galleries are a fine art collection of cityscapes, skylines and urban portraits by professional photographer, Kevin OConnell.
If you love images that tell a story, you came to the right place. Kevin’s street portraits are stunning. He not only takes amazing urban portraits, he talks to his subjects and listens to their stories.
Kevin has been photographing since 1978, after taking a high school photography class that he fell in love with. He is also a philanthropist, helping many of the homeless and less fortunate in Chicago. In 2013 Kevin became very ill with Multiple Sclerosis, loosing his eyesight in the right eye. The left eye was his weak eye throughout his life, needing glasses at the age of 5.
*Now That’s Passion*
A collection of unique street portraits. Kevin has been walking the streets of Chicago for 20 years. Meeting interesting people and listening to their stories. The urban portraits Kevin takes will amaze you, because of the emotions and story each picture tells.
If you’re looking for a professional photography workshop in Chicago, have a look at Kevin’s 2 hour classes. You can read some of testimonials below.
He also teaches a great 6 day Route 66 and custom Street Photography workshop that is incredible.
link to Photography Workshops
Have done two tours/workshops with Kevin and look forward to catching another one when I am back in Chicago. He was flexible in scheduling and also before the first one, took the time to ask questions about my equipment, photography experience and knowledge of…More
Booked the last night tour of the season for 9 october. Unfortunately my father in law became very ill to the point that my wife and myself had to go back in a rush to our country, just to find out that the old…More
Normally I don’t write reviews but I made a TripAdvisor account specifically so I could share my experience with Kevin O’Connell.
My daughter and I recently worked with Kevin on June 13, 2015. Neither of us knew much about Chicago, and we knew less about our cameras. Kevin was great to learn from on both fronts. My daughter said, after the tour was complete, that she…More