Category Archives: Canada

Foot bridge on Queen

Over the summer they replaced the foot bridge that spans Queen Street and links Toronto’s famous Eaton Centre with The Hudson’s Bay department store. I took some shots of Queen while the bridge was down and some shots when the … Continue reading

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Kensington Market, late afternoon

I’m always a fan of using shadows within my composition. In this case those shadows are acting like leading lines that draw you into the scene. I also like how the late afternoon sun has sun-kissed the photo, splashing lovely … Continue reading

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March against Extinction

So last weekend I caught up with a group protesting ivory trade and the looming extinction of elephants and rhinos. It’s sad we still have to march to raise awareness for this sort of stuff. One would hope we’d have … Continue reading

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Head in a jar

So the AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario) currently has a Guillermo del Toro exhibition on right now. He’s the Mexican filmmaker and director of numerous movies, such as Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth, Pacific Rim, Blade II, Mimic, Cronos, and my favourite, … Continue reading

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The end is near

I take all sorts of photography; portraits, architecture, street, landscape, whatever draws my interest. But the one type of composition that really tickles my fancy is that which includes an interesting grouping of people. Why? Because I find such photos … Continue reading

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Little bridge & waterfalls

I met a friend yesterday at this big park in midtown Toronto called Edwards Gardens. It’s a beautiful place. Haven’t been in literally a couple of decades. Brought along the camera and managed to get a couple of shots I … Continue reading

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Eight times dryer

There’s something attractive about laundromats. I know you don’t often see photos of them from me, but I do shoot them all the time. Problem is, I’m never happy enough with the shot to share it. But I keep trying. … Continue reading

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The Wall

There’s an old mental health hospital on Queen St W. I was walking the grounds and along the back end there’s this wall that divides the hospital grounds from a new mini subdivision. Something about it caught my eye. I … Continue reading

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