Category Archives: Street Photography

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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Alternative Thinking

I shot this back in the spring during a short day out with my buddy David. The empty space around the building is where the now gone Ed’s Warehouse used to be. Ed’s Warehouse was a iconic city landmark, now … Continue reading

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Daydream

Here’s something a little different for me. I snapped this at a school on Shaw St in the west end that’s been converted into an art hub. Very interesting place. All the classrooms are not artists’ studio spaces and the … Continue reading

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That’s not how you back up

This one dates back to a pleasant end-of-winter day in mid March. I was surprised she didn’t react to me raising my camera to her but she was on the phone (no surprise) and likely somewhat oblivious to her surroundings. … Continue reading

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Green haired gal

I shot this back during the pride week dyke march on Church Street here in Toronto. Don’t let the title fool you, this gal was a guy in drag; not that there’s anything wrong with that. Whatever floats your boat, … Continue reading

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Laundry Day

I shot this back in the middle of June during a walkabout in Toronto’s west end. I like how the rest of the person is reflected in the glass of the door, although admittedly it’s not easy to see. Hope … Continue reading

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Not another CN Tower shot…

I don’t like shooting the CN Tower for two reasons: 1. it’s been done to death, and 2. it’s next to impossible to get anything interesting. But despite myself I still shoot the damn thing whenever I’m in the ‘hood. … Continue reading

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