Tag Archives: Documentary Photography

Going Green

I shot this from the hip at Kensington Market a month or so back. Not often you see someone with grass green hair. So I did a full on talk/PowerPoint presentation about street photography at my buddy Len’s Street Photography … Continue reading

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Someone’s having a bad day

I’m really drawn to photo journalistic type photography. Whenever I see something newsworthy I get right in there to shoot it. It’s good practice because you have to be very quick and you have to get it from multiple angles … Continue reading

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“I think I can see god!”

I like groupings because it’s so difficult to have them work out. What I mean is, when the grouping of random people doesn’t turn into a jumbled mess of confusion and busyness. In this case you have a drummer dressed … Continue reading

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PETA takes a bite out of fir

On my way back to the car from Kensington Market’s Pedestrian Sunday I came across a PETA protest. Their beef this time was the use of fir, which they were trying to bring awareness to. I support this cause but … Continue reading

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Put your sweater on

Boy this kind of shot only comes around every blue moon for me. The woman walked out of the theatre, her orange sweater half on, just as I was setting up my shot. You’ll notice Mr Dress Up also has … Continue reading

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Kensington Gals

Okay, so here’s a little tip (two, actually) on how to get more comfortable at taking photos of random strangers. You see a bunch of lovely women wanted to do a group shot, you stop and offer to take the … Continue reading

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Old Clock Tower

I’ve been watching and documenting this site for a while now. There used to be a long line of Yonge St. retail storefronts here, but they’ve been torn down to make way for another condo development. But the old clock … Continue reading

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The Piano Man

One of the friendliest, most upbeat dudes you’ll meet downtown. He hangs out at Spadina and Dundas in the heart of Chinatown and has a bunch of buddies who keep him company. Before taking this photo I had already walked … Continue reading

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