Days are getting shorter and Evanston’s front porches light up like stages in a dark theater. This one is on Florence Avenue, south of Wilder Street. (Photo by Joerg Metzner)

Joerg Metzner is the creator and photographer behind "Picturing Evanston" (, a community oriented project that grew from his professional photography practice at

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  1. Joerg, always delighted to see what unexpected glimpses of Evanston you’ve exposed. You’ve slowed us down just long enough to enjoy this timeless image of a welcoming, illuminated front doorway.
    Frank Biancalana,