Category Archives: Toronto

Unfriendly Toronto?

When hubby and I moved from Montreal to Toronto back in 2003 all our friends reacted predictably each giving us a long list of why we would hate Toronto. Top on that list was the “fact” that Torontonians are unfriendly … Continue reading

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Toronto Photo Walk

Every couple of weeks, the members of the Flickr group Toronto Photo Walks get together to explore a neighbourhood. Alan and I have been to a few of these walks and it’s always a lot of fun to wander down … Continue reading

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Meeting strangers

One of the advantages of doing film photography in the digital age is that it provides a great way of meeting people. Whenever Alan and I are out with any of our film cameras, particularly the medium and large format … Continue reading

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Sunday break

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Fall is in the air and I’m in the midst of midterm marking, lecturing, and writing. But today is sunday and we’re off for a hike with TBN. Hopefully I’ll be able to take some nice pictures along the way.

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Yet another cycling picture

The good weather will soon end and the cycling will stop but for now, we try to make the most of the summer weather of the past week. While I love my Opus for commuting and getting around town, for … Continue reading

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Colder than people in TO?

It’s a Canadian reality that if you are not from Toronto or don’t live here, odds are you hate this city. A similar situation can be found in most countries. New York, Madrid, Paris, London, São Paulo, are all the … Continue reading

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When racism shows its ugly head

This weekend Toronto celebrated Caribana, the largest Caribbean festival in North America, which attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists to the city every year. And it seems that each year I hear some sort of racist remark about either the … Continue reading

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Caught in the rain

It was quite the storm! It was fun to watch with a nice cup of coffee in our hands though…

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