Category Archives: Kensington Market

The Scooter Family

Saw these folks at Kensington Market on their scooters. I thought it was especially cute with the dog sort of posing for the photo. Next Sunday is the first Kensington Market Pedestrian Sunday of the season. I always enjoy those. … Continue reading

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Snowy wheelie…

I was setting up this shot only because I liked the juxtaposition of the two cyclists in the frame, when suddenly the guy in the distance pops a wheelie right in from of me a millisecond before I snapped the … Continue reading

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Kensington Market at Dusk

Here’s a shot I snapped a week back at Kensington Market just after dusk. These sorts of shots tend to work best in colour, in my mind. Boy, that Fujifilm 18mm/f2 prime sure isn’t good at focusing in low light. … 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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Oasis at Kensington Market

Sorry, not Liam and Noel Gallagher, just some guy in a t-shirt at Kensington Market. The t-shirt isn’t even advertising the band, but a bar in Toronto. As for the shot, I just looked at him and nodded and tapped … 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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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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Crossword

I saw this guy sitting in a cafe window during one of our remarkably warm February days a couple of weeks back and snapped this shot. I took it with my Fuji X Pro 2 sporting the 23mm f2 lens … Continue reading

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