Category Archives: Downtown

Bald as a baby

The guy was looking at me and as I went for the camera he turned away, likely sensing I was about the make a photograph. In the end I’m not sure this isn’t actually a better result than if he’d … Continue reading

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My photog buddies…

  For something a little different I thought I’d share some shots of my photography buddies. These are people with whom I often roam the streets of downtown Toronto. I won’t bother with names, since it won’t make a different … Continue reading

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Lady with red rose dress

She was out promoting her store, so I assume she was a model of sorts. When I asked if I could take her photo, she immediately knew how to pose, which was nice. I got lucky that the wind caught … Continue reading

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Runner in black

I was trying to figure out how to frame this shot, as there was something about the yellow lift and the white wall that attracted me, when I notice this dude running down the street and realize he’s going to … Continue reading

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Dancing Trees of Spring

I love how black & white can be tweaked to make for a nice contrasty scene like this. The shot was nice in colour but I much prefer it in b/w when the trees are bare of leaves. Anyway, hope … Continue reading

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Peek-a-bo

Shot this a couple of weeks back at Kensington Market. I think it would have worked better with a person standing in the doorway, but back from the entrance enough to be in the shadows.

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Random

I shot this a couple of weeks back. Just something about the grouping of people that attracted me. Looking at it now with fresh eyes I can see how the shot might have been better with the guy in the … Continue reading

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Super Smiles

This is Jasmine and Tiffany from our photo walks group. They came out on Friday for a somewhat impromptu walkabout through Cabbagetown, organized by my friend Michael. At this point we’d stopped for a little rest at the Riverdale farm. … Continue reading

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