Category Archives: Canada

Scooter in the rain

This is sort of a good example of making a photo rather than taking a photo. I’d come across this interesting set of stairs and knew it would make a great element in my photo, but I needed more. Either … Continue reading

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Halloween on Church St

So they closed a couple of blocks of Church St here in Toronto for a big Halloween celebration. For those not familiar with Toronto, Church Street is where they hold the big Pride parade each summer. Anyway, I went down … Continue reading

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A moooving portrait

Drove out to the country for the day today. Visited Port Hope and Cobourg with a friend of mine. Had fun and got some shots as usual, but it wasn’t until the drive back that we lucked out with a … Continue reading

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Raindrops keep falling on my head

I shot this a week back while meeting an old friend for coffee who’d just returned from a photographic assignment in the Middle East. We were on the second floor of Starbucks on the Danforth when it began to rain. … Continue reading

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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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