The People

 

A story means nothing without the context of humanity.

Alicja

Alicja

Spring Awakening, Chicago, 2016

Chicago Pride Parade, 2014

Fastest Shooter in the Midwest

Fastest Shooter in the Midwest

The Legendary Pulitzer Prized Chicago Photojournalist and amazing human being, John H. White @ Eddie Adams Workshop XXIX in New York, October 2016 Keep in Flight / PJ Love

Jason

Jason

Maxons' Shooting Range. 2016.

Look into the Light

Full Moon Fire Jam, Chiago, 2015

Chicago, 2015

Pawel

Pawel

Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, 2014

Katarzyna

Katarzyna

Neo, 2015

Eric Russel

Eric Russel

Activist and spokesperson for the family of Bettie Jones, Eric Russel, protesting outside Water Tower in Chicago on Black Friday, 2016

Boystown vigil, following the Pulse Night Club shooting in Orlando, 2016

Chicago Pride Parade, 2015

Franklin, Wi, 2015

Dyke March Chicago, 2016

Buddy

Buddy

Waukesha, Wisconsin, 2015

Antonio French

Antonio French

Former St. Louis Alderman. Ferguson, MO.

Mary

Mary

24 years old and has been living rough on and off—mostly on—since she was 15. She’s from New Orleans, but says that she spends a lot of her time traveling, like many of NOLA’s homeless youth. New Orleans, 2014

Sam Sianis

Sam Sianis

Current owner and operator of Chicago's original, historic Billy Goat Tavern. 2015.

May the Fourth Be With You

May the Fourth Be With You

Combatants in a mock Lightsaber battle in Chicago's Grant Park, May 4th, 2016

Cancelled Donald Trump Rally at UIC, 2016

Talie

Talie

Exit, Chicago, 2015

The counter-culture at play during Chicago's Spring Awakening. 2014

Thin Lines

Thin Lines

Police surround the outside of mayor Rahm Emanuel's home in Ravenswood, the night before New Year's Eve. Several protesters had gathered there following the police shooting deaths of Bettie Jones and Quintonio LeGreir.

Constance

Constance

Shot with Lensbaby Sweet 50, Des Plaines, 2015

Amber

Amber

Chicago, 2015

Eureeka Starfish

Eureeka Starfish

New Orleans, 2015

Shavon

Shavon

Exit, Chicago, 2015

Franklin, WI. Fourth of July, 2016

© Chris Riha // crihaphoto@gmail.com

Chicago, 2015