Tag Archives: Nathan Phillips Square

Big ol’ fashioned pillow fight in Toronto

If you’ve followed along you know I enjoy shooting protests and rallies. Thing is, they’re usually pretty negative experiences. I mean, they happen because people aren’t happy, right? Two events I always enjoy shooting is the annual zombie walk and … Continue reading

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Women’s March on Washington: Toronto

I shot this women’s rights march last Saturday and finally finished editing the photo. Man it was a crazy big event. Like, it was probably three times the size of any other march I’ve shot. Or at least more than … Continue reading

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Anti-Trump Protest – Toronto

So I made it out to shoot the anti-Trump protest today with a few photographer friends. Unfortunately it was raining, but even so the turnout was great. And it was a peaceful and respectful event, which was nice to see. … Continue reading

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Food truck at night

I shot this one with the Fujifilm X Pro 2, sporting the 16mm f1.4 lens. Here’s an odd thing, though. I shot this at f4 and 1/60th of a second, which is pretty much the same settings I’d use with … Continue reading

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Blurry skaters at Nathan Philips Square

I shot this at a very slow shutter speed of 1/3rd of a second. The two blurs in the forefront of the photo are children skating by. Fortunately for me, the woman on the right didn’t move during the shot, … Continue reading

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The faces of City Hall

The posters of faces laid out in a circle out front of Toronto City Hall are part of a Nuit Blanche art installation from a week or so back. This is an annual all night city wide art show, which … Continue reading

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Toronto Pillow Fight

Got out yesterday to the big pillow fight at Nathan Philips Square (out front of Toronto City Hall) yesterday. Boy it was a hoot. I can’t remember seeing so many people having such a great time together. All the smiling, … Continue reading

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Blue Ice

Well I made it out today and headed downtown for a little street photography. When I arrived at City Hall they’d kicked all the skaters off the ice rink so they could clean it. At first I was disappointed since … Continue reading

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