Monthly Archives: November 2011

Xmas Exams

It’s one month before Xmas.  I remember cramming for exams, but never being able to study outside this late in the year. I wonder if she’s learning about the effects of global warming?

Posted in Black & White, Urban Toronto

Floatin’

It’s late November and fall seems to be lingering longer than is usual.   I went for a walk in the morning and noticed the leaves slowing sinking into Etobicoke Creek. It won’t be long before they are frozen in place.

Posted in Black & White, Forests

Early Morning Fog

Fog and black & white photography go  hand in hand.  I love the ethereal quality that fog brings to each and every photograph.  Of course, when I took this shot it was before 7 a.m. and I suspect that the … Continue reading

Posted in Black & White, Forests

Biker

I was downtown  at St. Lawrence market enjoying the unseasonably warm November weather.  I spotted this gentleman chaining his bicycle and took a quick shot.

Posted in Black & White, Urban Toronto

Occupy Toronto 2011

I visited the Occupy Toronto tent city in St. James park this week.  It was a surreal experience.  I met some people who articulated why they were there and what they hoped to achieve.  However, some were there for what … Continue reading

Posted in Black & White, Urban Toronto

Tree Fort a la Ground

Well, technically this is a tree fort.  It’s a fort, made out of a tree. However, the tree forts that my friends and I used to build (if that’s the correct term) had to be up as high as possible … Continue reading

Posted in Black & White, Forests

Floating Leaf

I went for a walk along Etobicoke Creek today in Toronto’s west end. It was a beautiful day and I noticed this single leaf floating in a shallow pond beside the Creek.

Posted in Black & White, Forests

Time to Fly South

It has been a beautiful fall so far in Toronto.  I took this shot from my backyard of a flock of birds who seem to be pondering what to do in the days ahead as the the temperature is dropping … Continue reading

Posted in Black & White, Urban Toronto, Wildlife

Storm on the Way

I love taking photographs of stormy weather. I was visiting some friends north of Toronto and noticed this old style fence which kind of highlighted the storm approaching in the distance.

Posted in Black & White, Rural Ontario