Tag Archives: Street Person

No place to nap

This woman had set up shop on this park bench. It wasn’t that cold out if you were dressed for it, but if you were trying to sleep on a bench it must have been freezing. I shot this with … Continue reading

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I better write my name on my cup

When I saw this guy I knew right away there was a shot there. My fear was he’d notice my camera and react to it. But since he seemed enthralled with writing something on that Timmy’s coffee cup I figured … Continue reading

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Man against a brick wall

I see this guy around downtown a lot. He’s one of Toronto’s many street people. I suspect he’s homeless and lives in a shelter, but that’s only a guess. I shot this on Bay Street just north of Toronto City … Continue reading

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Man of the street

Not sure this guy’s story is, but he’s definitely a savvy street dude. I see him out front of the Tim Horton’s near Ryerson University all the time. Talking to him, he really seems to have his shit together. I … Continue reading

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I want to build this church

“I have this vision,” he said. He went on to explain how he was a recovering addict and wanted to build this church up north. He named the town but I can’t recall. “It’s going to be a safe place … Continue reading

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Change needed

I took this in the middle of September. He was good enough to let me photograph him. I drop a couple of bucks in his hat. I was downtown today for lunch with a friend and there seemed to be … Continue reading

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She’s not homeless

My buddy Nisarg is back from India. Just got in a couple days back. He’s a terrific photographer and was recently published in the Guardian in the UK. He’s only in his late 20s and I highly suspect he’ll end … Continue reading

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I need a nap right now!

Saw this guy Saturday afternoon catching some rays while sound asleep on the sidewalk. Toronto’s a great place, but it is disturbing that we as a society seem to accept people so down and out that they’re sleeping on our … Continue reading

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