Monthly Archives: December 2015

Smoke by post

Obviously I liked the hand holding the cigarette. We don’t know a thing about the person behind it. Not even if it’s a man or woman. Only after I snapped the shot did the person step out into view, breaking … Continue reading

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OMNE

This lovely old building is located in Greektown (aka The Danforth), not that far from my ‘hood in the east end. I took a handful of shots but found that with the cars and people around they all seemed too … Continue reading

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Night Light

The streetlamps on Front St. in the St Lawrence District kick off this weird circular light pattern on the pavement. I’ve never come across this before. So I set my shutter pretty slow at 1/15th of a second and waited … Continue reading

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No way to spend Christmas Day

Here’s another shot from the 25th. I’m always surprised at the number of homeless/street people I see downtown on Christmas day every year. Some are the same people I’ve seen for years now. This year, with Canada falling all over … Continue reading

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Christmas Day

Well I got out yesterday for a walkabout, as I usually do on Christmas day. Got a few keepers, too. On the way back to my car, after the sun had set, I noticed the full moon, a Christmas moon. … Continue reading

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Rob Ford Ex-Mayor

I took this one back in May of 2012 but only processed it recently. No other mayor has brought such controversy to Toronto’s City Hall. His first year was pretty good, actually. Toronto has always had a spending problem and … Continue reading

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Now you’re just somebody that I used to know

Boy this takes me back. I met this girl at a photo walk and we became friends. Then I fell hard for her. You can’t make a friendship work if one person wants more than the other. Although we haven’t … Continue reading

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Two girls on a wall

I shot this a long while back but only got around to processing it recently. Originally I skipped over it because I just6 didn’t think much of the shot. With time I’ve come to appreciate it more. The girl without … Continue reading

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