Barry Butler, Photographer

Photos from 2018 taken by Barry Butler. Photos are in chronological order. Photos from this video can be purchased on the website.

Barry Butler is a Chicago-based/Ireland born internationally published landscape and cityscape photographer.  One can find his work in books, advertising campaigns, tourism publications and music album covers.  Barry is mostly known for his photography of Chicago.  His work is often featured in Chicago and also in national media outlets almost daily.  Two of Barry's photos were recognized by the Thrillist's as Top Chicago Photos and Huffington Post's "Top 50 Photos" in Chicago.   

You can follow Barry on Twitter and Instagram at @barrybutler9, where he posts a Chicago shot of the day.  You can also go on Facebook at 

WGN-TV, Chicago’s Very Own, provided a 7-minute feature on Barry Butler in December 2018. It can be viewed here.

Here’s an article from WBBM-AM Radio about my photography work.

Here’s an article from WBBM-AM Radio about my favorite spots.

Here’s a radio interview with WBEZ. “Meet The Man Behind Your Favorite Photos of Chicago”.  Hit the audio play button -

 Check out this article about Barry from Block Club Chicago as he tackles elements during “Chiberia 2019” -

See the article about Barry at

Here’s another article from Chicago’s First Lady.

Here’s Barry on Fox 32 Chicago discussing winter in Chicago at the 1:29 mark of the piece.

Where to find Barry's art

This website has its own store. Click here to see what's available.

To exclusively purchase photos not shown on this website, please contact Barry at 

Purchase photos at John Plunkett Interiors in Wilmette, IL.   John Plunkett Interiors carries framed photos that are available exclusively at this location.  Click here to see their store