Tag Archives: Nature

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

Posted in Abstract, Ashbridge's Bay, Ballet Photography, Beach Sunrise, Black & White Photography, Black & White Wednesday, Bloor Street West, Camera News, Canon EOS 7D, Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Canon Powershot G11, Canon PowerShot S90, Cherry Beach, Cherry St Bridge, Child Photography, Churches, Col. Danforth Trail, Distillery District, Downtown Toronto, Elora Ontario, Fall Photos, Funny/Cute Videos, G20 Toronto, Glen Manor Ravine, HDR, Heritage Lighting Event, Homelife, Honda Indy Toronto 2009, Hydro Sunrise, Industrial, Labour Day, Leica M9 & X1, Leslie St. Spit, Macro Photography, My Résumé, My Thoughts, My Wolrd Tuesday, Neighbourhood, Night Photography, Night Shots, Nikon D90, Olympus PEN E-P1, Olympus PEN E-P2, Panasonic Lumix GF1, Panasonic Lz2, Panoramic Photography, Patterson Building, Photography, Photography Events, Poetry, Port Hope, Portrait Photography, Product Photography, Quarry, Rain Day, Rosetta Mclean Park, Rural, Samsung NX10, Samsung TL500, Scarborough, Skywatch Friday, Stuff, Sunsets, Taylor Creek Park, Toronto Beaches, Toronto Harbour Front, Toronto Island, Toronto Thunderstorm, Toronto Zombie Walk, Uncategorized, Warden Woods Ravine, Winter Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Landing Zone


I caught this bird dropping down on the rock to join his buddies on the lake.

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Toronto Beaches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Rosetta Maclean Park at night again


Here’s another shot from my night outing to Rosetta Maclean Park. See the four kids leaning against the chainlink fence? They are overlooking a 100ft+ drop down the bluff face to Lake Ontario. Also notice one of them seems blurred? … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Neighbourhood, Night Photography, Rosetta Mclean Park, Scarborough | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Two Flowers


I don’t shoot enough flowers. It’s not that I have anything against them, mind you. I just seem to be distracted by so many other things. So here are a couple of flowers to ring in the summer. Hope you … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Toronto Beaches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Polaroid corporate collection up for sale


More than 1,200 images by famous photographers on the block Tetons and Snake River, by Ansel Adams, is one of more than 1,200 photographs from Polaroid’s historic collection that will go on the block at Sotheby’s. (Ansel Adams/Associated Press) . … Continue reading

Posted in Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Rosetta Mclean Park at Night


Here’s another photo from last night’s outing, taken at a park not far from my home. Boy was it hot and humid last night. Fortunately the humidity just broke about two hours ago and it’s cooled down somewhat. Anyway, this … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Night Photography, Scarborough, Toronto Beaches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Wildlife in the city


This photo was inspired by the outstanding bird photos Tracy keeps posting on her blog, Milkay Project 365. I thought, hey maybe I should feature some of the wild birds that live in Toronto. This was taken at Bay St. … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Downtown Toronto | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Save The Quarry Part III


Yesterday I posted a photo of a local rally to save the quarry in my neighbourhood from developers who want to put seven 24 story apartment buildings on the land. Tonight, because of the interesting sky, I decided to head … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Neighbourhood, Scarborough, Toronto Beaches | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

April in Toronto


Today was one of those WOW! days here in Toronto. Beautiful blue sky with nice puffy white clouds strategically placed, mild but not too hot, and lots of people out and about doing their Sunday things. I decided tro hit … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Downtown Toronto | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lilly in bloom


Photo taken in the botanical greenhouse at Allan Gardens in Toronto. Good news: I bought another lens, a Canon EFS 55-250mm F/4-5.6 IS lens. It’s not as fast as I wanted but it’ll do for now. I got it off … Continue reading

Posted in Canon EOS T2i / 550D, Downtown Toronto | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments