Category Archives: Chinatown

Keep the kid dry

I shot this near the end of November on a rainy Saturday walkabout through Chinatown. I saw this little child in the covered stroller and thought it was the cutest thing. They passed me so I had to sort of … Continue reading

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Good Samaritan

This old Asian woman was crossing the street but she was too slow and the light changed against her, so this cyclists road along side her to ensure the cars waiting to go would be aware there was someone still … Continue reading

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Limited Edition Photography Book

So I’m done editing my photos for the upcoming book (first of maybe five). Just starting to design the cover. Here’s a screenshot of it so far. I’m sure it’ll change by the time I’m done. Same with the title … Continue reading

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The Piano Man

One of the friendliest, most upbeat dudes you’ll meet downtown. He hangs out at Spadina and Dundas in the heart of Chinatown and has a bunch of buddies who keep him company. Before taking this photo I had already walked … Continue reading

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Bikes

I thought it was hilarious how the guy on the scooter is trying to give me the stink eye while the dude on the real bike is being totally calm about me photographing them.

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Street Photography and Photographing Children

Street Photography and Photographing Children A little good news. Petapixel, a very popular online photography magazine, has published the piece I wrote about photographing children in public without the parents’ permission. I’m pretty pleased about it. Give it a read … Continue reading

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Biking Kensington Market

As this lady rode by I began photographing her, panning my camera as she passed. She saw me and slowed to ensure I got a good shot, then stopped and posed. That’s the sort of thing you get when shooting … Continue reading

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Coffeehouse Window

I shot this back on the long weekend in May. There was just something about that young lady with her back in the sun, while the rest of the window remained in shadow. I think it works nicely, although it … Continue reading

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