I guess this photo really nails down why the Cloud Gate is popularly known as the 'Bean.' Note the area on the underside of the Bean, the omphalos, of which I will be posting a distorted image tomorrow.
Playing around with the enfuse droplets of Erik Krause: I bracketed three shots (+/- 1 stop) and ran them through Enfuse. If you are looking for a good and free way to do HDRI, have a look at Enfuse at the PanoTools Wiki.
You are shooting digital now, but deep down, maybe even unbeknown to you, you want to try film and find out why so many happy people are still using it. If so, once you are ready to take the next step to being a happy photographer, visit my page dedicated to film photography here.