Tag Archives: Chinatown

Peter Parker in costume

I shot this yesterday during a walkabout downtown. Had a really good day but man with the wind was it ever brisk. This guy was performing for the kiddies at Spadina and Dundas in the heart of Toronto’s Chinatown. I’m … Continue reading

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Marching on Spadina

There was a big march through Chinatown a couple of weeks back in support of Falun Gong, which if memory serves me is a practice very much frowned upon by the Chinese government. I thought this group of ladies were … Continue reading

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Chinatown night

They sure like their signs in Chinatown, and I’m thankful for it. I snapped this one in late February on a particularly warm winter night. It’s another example of how patience can pay off. I saw the people in the … Continue reading

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Chinatown shopper

I shot this during my walk back to the car from Kensington Market a month ago. This is one of the little shops in Chinatown, on Dundas east of Spadina. Looks sorta like a Chinese dollar store. I didn’t bother … Continue reading

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Woof… and woof

I shot this back in November. The dogs seemed curious about this big black object I was holding to me face. I thought about processing this in Black & white but the colours were just too attractive to me. I … Continue reading

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News from China

Here’s another shot I failed to edit when I took it back in July 2011. I’ve walked by this same person a hundred times over the years and have often seen her reading the newspaper. I’m guessing this was a … Continue reading

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Slide show with music

Best viewed in full screen with the volume up… Here’s something a little different. I haven’t done a slide show in a while now. But I upgrade to Lightroom 6 and it has a couple of new slide show features … Continue reading

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Large Two Forms outside the AGO

I shot this through the Henry Moore sculpture, Large Two Forms, outside the AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario, Dundas St & McCaul St.). I was actually going to provide some history of this piece, but when I did a little … Continue reading

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