Tag Archives: Alleys

Alleyway Benz

I shot this with the X Pro 2, sporting the 16mm f1.4 lens on it. I shot in aperture @ f8 and let the camera select the ISO and shutter speed. I set the camera to auto ISO with a … Continue reading

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Find your beach

I was downtown on Shuter and decided to walk up a back alley to Dundas Square. When I saw this huge billboard for Corona at the end of the alley (it’s actually on a building across from Dundas Square) I … Continue reading

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Alley Couch

I saw these two girls trying to drag a couch over to the garbage bins way back where that trucks is. I offered to help them if they’d let me take their photo sitting on the couch. Thought it would … Continue reading

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Christmas day downtown

Took this one on Christmas day. No snow but man was it cold out.

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Yonge Sreet back alley

I took this shot last April. I’m zoomed in here to 50mm and I still could hardly see those people walking across the alley a block down the way. The fact I caught them in mid stride is due to … Continue reading

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Wide angle versus really wide angle

Here are two photos of the same subject — a tired old garage in a back alley north of Kensington Market. In both cases my back was up against a garage on the opposite side of the lane. The first … Continue reading

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Back alley birds

This is one of those accidental type shots. I was swinging my camera around trying to catch one of these birds with its wings spread in flight. That’s what caused the slight blur in the photo. I didn’t get my … Continue reading

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Wide angle alley in black & white

Okay, now that V-Day’s over lets dispense with all the saccharin and get back to the street. Here’s a shot I took with my wide angle lens a couple of weeks back out at Liberty Village in Toronto’s west end. … Continue reading

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