Tag Archives: Concrete

Full Circle – My Last Post


So here we are, full circle. Here’s a link to my first post, made back on June 1st, 2009. It’s the backside of the building in the photo above — The Gooderham Building, at Church St. and Front St. in … Continue reading

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Powerful Concrete Structures


This photo began life as a shot of a tall building downtown. But I got to thinking it looked a lot like some of my other tall building shots and I wanted to try something different. So I cropped the … Continue reading

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Little Pink House


Here’s another photo from atop the parking garage in Yorkville. I thought this little pink (or mauve?) house looked so out of place surrounded by all the highrise buildings. Hope you like it.

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Foot Bridge over QEW


Keeping on the same “foot” theme, here’s a foot bridge that spans the QEW out in the west end of Toronto. I’ve got at least one or two more to post, which I’ll save for down the road.

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Downtown Black & White


I know I’ve posted photos like this in the past, but it’s my blog and I’ll post ’em if I wanna. So there. 🙂 Actually, I keep posting these types of shots because there’s something about this look that I … Continue reading

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Underground


Here a photo of the entrance to an underground parking garage. I was attarcked to this shot because of the lighting, and in post processing chose to accentuate it by leaving it in colour. Hope you like it. It’s -16C … Continue reading

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Black & White Wednesday – Giant Silos


This is a bit of a cheat photo, because I already posted it a looong time ago. But I got to thinking that probably none of the visitors to my blog now were around back then so maybe it’ll be … Continue reading

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Concrete Bed


I said it before, I struggle with the ethical issue of photographing homeless. I think it’s because I am “profiting” from their situation, so to speak. They make provocative subjects, yet to them it’s just life. It’s almost as if … Continue reading

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Framed Abstract Photo


Has anyone else bothered to get their photos printed up and framed? I gave two framed photos to my friend and his new bride as a wedding gift. They are the set of abstracts I posted a while ago. This … Continue reading

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Toronto Cityscape


While driving to the zombies walk out in the west end (I live in the east beaches) I had to traverse the city via the Gardiner Expressway, the raised highway that runs east-west through the city, along the south end … Continue reading

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