Monthly Archives: December 2015

Public transit boy

I really like this shot. The light and shadow worked out great. It’ll end up in my book for sure. I snapped it a while back during an outing to Litter Italy in the west end. Hope you like it.

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Syrian Rally

I took this photo a couple of years ago, before ISIS and before things really went south for Syria’s people. I’m sharing it today because Canada’s in the mist of bringing 25,000 refugees here by the end of February. I … Continue reading

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Inside the AGO

I shot this back in late summer at the AGO. This was an exhibit of photographs from Japan after the atomic bomb was dropped in the second world war. Very sad and disturbing, to say the least.

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Rocking it 70s style

When he’s not hanging out downtown in one of his many dapper suits, this guy’s actually a janitor for a small apartment building. I posted a shot of him a couple of weeks back but I really like this one. … Continue reading

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Blue Building

I wouldn’t have even bothered taking this shot had it not been for the dude in front of me. I thought that him being in the photo that way brought a quirkiness to it that was missing without. I remember … Continue reading

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Intersection

Boy this was a lucky shot. I was walking down the street and didn’t even notice that old car until it passed me as it entered the intersection. I flipped the camera up and fired off a shot without aiming … Continue reading

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Alone on Thanksgiving

You wouldn’t describe it as classy or trendy, this little bakery in Leslieville. The plain vanilla walls were artless. The baseboards squat and flat, painted brown. No music filled the air. The look of the place was thoughtless, cold and … Continue reading

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Lone Blader Dude

I like big wide shots that fill the screen with information, but have a lone person somewhere to give it perspective. With this one, I think the dude on the blades really makes the buildings look that much bigger. I … Continue reading

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