Category Archives: Storefronts

Royal Alex Theatre

This is one of Toronto’s most famous theatres. Built in 1907, the 1,244-seat Royal Alex is the oldest continuously operating legitimate theatre in North America. I’ve never been inside, but I hear it’s beautiful. The current show, Come From Away, … Continue reading

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Quiet Queen Street

I shot this a month back. Things have picked up a lot since then. The Eaton Centre (our huge downtown mall) still remains closed, mind you, but some retailers have been allowed to reopen under certain strict conditions. Still no … Continue reading

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Patience is important

Patience is the cornerstone of good street photography, in my opinion. It’s sort of like fishing. You don’t row out to your favourite fishing spot, cast your line and when you get no bites in the first five minutes, reel … Continue reading

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AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario)

This is one of the most beautiful buildings in Toronto. However, because of traffic and parked cars it’s next to impossible to get a clean shot of it. It’s also huge. The glass facade is over twice the length than … Continue reading

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Good Food from Italy

I saw this patio and liked the colours, but probably would have passed on taking the photo until I happened to noticed the girl sitting in the apartment window above the establishment. She was far easier to see in real … Continue reading

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