Monthly Archives: January 2010

Writing History


EDGAR ALLEN POE: On this date, in 1845, Edgar Allen Poe’s most famous work, The Raven, was first published in the New York Evening Mirror. He later sued the Mirror for libel and won after it’s editor, Hiram Fuller, a … Continue reading

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Under City Hall


This is an entrance to the underground parking at Toronto’s City Hall. I was lucky to catch this guy using it was I snapped the photo. Hope you like.

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Street Dog


Caught this person grabbing a hot dog on Queen St. near John St. in the heart of a trendy area known as “Queen West.”

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I wish I could go outside and play


I came upon this creation in a store window during my outing with Mauro last Saturday. Sort of makes me sad.

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Matrix Moose!


Remember the movie, The Matrix? There’s a scene where Lawrence Fishborn and Kianew Reeves (sp.?) are in the matrix and there’s nothing but a white background. Well, here’s a shot of a moose that got caught in the Matrix after … Continue reading

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Red means STOP!


This photo was taken at Richmond St. & Yonge St. in Toronto. The building behind the traffic lights is The Bay department store.

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Flaming Lights


This sign marked the entry to a fancy steakhouse inside the BCE Place. Not sure why I liked it, but here it is anyway. Enjoy. Me, I like mine medium rare.

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Experimental Photography


My last photo of the night. I took this with Mauro on King St. W. Of course his will be black & white. I wanted to try something gritty and contrasty, with off colours and such. Personally, I really like … Continue reading

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Parking Lot at Night


This photo was taken way back in the fall during the Heritage Lighting Event. It’s at the corner of Church St. & Wellesley St. in the St. Lawrence Market area. To be honest, I’m not 100% sure I haven’t already … Continue reading

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Obnoxious Street Photography!


Mauro sent me this video this morning. It’s basically a camera crew following Bruce Gilden, infamous street photographer, at work snapping photos on the mean streets of New York City. As the video began to roll, I thought to myself, … Continue reading

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