Frozen Landscape in Toronto

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What a winter it has been, first we had the snowstorm, then ice covered everything, and recently we have had temperatures dipping below with wind chills -40C (-40F)! Here are some shots when we walked around the Lakeshore and High Park area on one of the warmer days. With the thawing and freezing, many areas in High Park are under …

SamFrozen Landscape in Toronto

Kensington Market – Festival of Lights 2013

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Winter Solstice, longest night of the year, we gathered at Kensington Market after dark to join in the parades and celebrations. After some fanfare, the procession started on their parade path. Carmen & I joined in and follow the drum beats. Super cool Ikea Monkey lantern! The group circling the flaming centerpiece after setting it on fire. Even in the …

SamKensington Market – Festival of Lights 2013

Toronto Ice Storm – Macro Shots

Sam Macro, Toronto, Winter 1 Comment

On Sunday people in Southern Ontario woke up to an ice covered landscape. Many trees & power lines were damaged from the weight of the ice. Fortunately the downtown core was not affected much, in the afternoon Carmen & I took a quick walk around the neighborhood to see the icy scene. Anything left outside was covered by a thick …

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Daily Commute – Toronto

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Have been trying to sort out the backlogs in my photo workflow but it is tough when we are settling into the new place. With so many photos in the pipeline, sometimes it gets tough to get motivated and carry the camera during the daily commute. A brisk morning along the waterfront. It is refreshing to walk around the docks …

SamDaily Commute – Toronto