Category Archives: light & shadow

Night Light Show

The Distillery District is hosting a Light Show to attract people to the area in the evenings over the winter months. I went down there with my buddy Brad and poked around taking some shots. This one came out pretty … Continue reading

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Meet Kenzie

For a little change I thought today I’d share my new (well, relatively new) camera, Kenzie. My big Canon 5D is named Wilson, after the ball in the Tom Hanks movie, Cast Away. Kenzie is named after Kensington Market, which … Continue reading

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Women’s March on Washington: Toronto

I shot this women’s rights march last Saturday and finally finished editing the photo. Man it was a crazy big event. Like, it was probably three times the size of any other march I’ve shot. Or at least more than … Continue reading

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Honest Ed

For those who don’t know Toronto, you likely won’t know about Honest Ed’s. It was like Toronto’s first big dollar store and it’s been around forever. Sadly, it’s closed shop for good now and a major condo and commercial development … Continue reading

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Under the overpass

I shot this last March during an outing. I was attracted to the play of light and shadow here. The cyclist and people waiting on the stop light add to it, I think. I also like the lack of cars … Continue reading

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Walk the dog, Queen West

I liked how the light was illuminating the people in the restaurant window. The dog also played into the composition.  That’s pretty much all there is with this one. I left it on the angle because I think it works … Continue reading

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Filmores Hotel

This is Filmores. It’s an old strip joint just east of Yonge Street, in Toronto. I’ve posted photos of it before, but this one’s a little different. You see, there used to be a big high rise hotel next door … Continue reading

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The building, the bike, the pedestrian

This one turned out pretty nice. I shot it back in June during my vacation. I was attracted by how the light was reflecting off those windows. I just parked myself on the corner and waited for a cyclist to … Continue reading

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