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Photo of the Day: Searchlights in the Rain

Photo of the Day, searchlights, rain
September 23, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Summer has come to an end, and cool rainy weather is once again the norm. Though this type of weather may not be everyone's favourite, photographers are taking advantage of the moody ... read more

Photo of the Day: Berczy Park

Photo of the Day, Berczy Park
September 22, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A small sliver of green oasis amid the chaos of downtown, Berczy Park offers some impressive views westward toward the Financial District. The view in today's Photo of the Day, submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Saucer

Photo of the Day, Toronto City Hall
September 19, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of downtown Toronto's earliest modern high-rise projects remains one of the most striking even after almost fifty years. Completed in 1965, architect Viljo Revell's City Hall and Nathan ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge and Shuter

Throwback Thursday, Yonge, Shuter, Bay Adelaide Centre, Toronto
September 18, 2014 10:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's downtown core has been the site of plenty of new construction in the past several years, and in most of our weekly Throwback Thursday the change has been obvious in the photos. In ... read more

Photo of the Day: Billy Bishop Airport and Lake Ontario

Photo of the Day, Billy Bishop Airport and Lake Ontario
September 18, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The historic Canada Malting Silos are one of the few remnants of heavy industry on Toronto's waterfront, sitting adjacent to a shipping channel which separates the mainland from Billy Bishop ... read more

Photo of the Day: Aga Khan Museum

Photo of the Day, Aga Khan Museum
September 17, 2014 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Following up on a ribbon cutting ceremony last week attended by Prime Minister Harper, federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, Mayoral candidates John Tory and Olivia Chow, as well as Calgary Mayor ... read more

Photo of the Day: BMO Field

Photo of the Day, BMO Field
September 15, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Major upgrades are soon to get underway at BMO Field, home of the Toronto FC soccer team. Additional seating and a partially-enclosed roof will dramatically alter the stadium's capacity and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Kajama

Photo of the Day, Toronto Harbour, Kajama, schooner
September 12, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A familiar sight on the Toronto waterfront, the three-masted schooner Kajama has been sailing the harbour since 1999. Formerly a cargo vessel, the Kajama was originally launched under the name ... read more

Throwback Thursday: WaterPark Place

Throwback Thursday, RBC WaterPark Place III
September 11, 2014 2:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One by one, the parking lots of Downtown Toronto are disappearing. A few years ago, the largest concentration of surface parking lots could be found south of the rail tracks in what has come to be ... read more

Photo of the Day: Finding Light

Photo of the Day, lightning
September 11, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Summer storms usually have most of us staying indoors and out of danger, but for photographers, these storms offer a rare chance of capturing a lightning strike. In today's Photo of the Day, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Looking Down

Photo of the Day, First Canadian Place
September 10, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
First Canadian Place has remained Canada's tallest building since it was completed in 1975, and despite the continuing onslaught of high-rise development, the 72-storey office tower has yet to be ... read more

Photo of the Day: Atrium on Bay

Photo of the Day, Atrium on Bay
September 9, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Completed in 1981, the 14-storey Atrium on Bay has been a fixture at Bay and Dundas for over 30 years now. Sandwiched between Yonge and Bay Streets on the north side of Dundas, Atrium on Bay is ... read more

Photo of the Day: Gardiner Offramp

Photo of the Day, Gardiner Expressway
September 8, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Gardiner Expressway gets a lot of bad press these days, and despite being known by some as an eyesore and a physical barrier to the waterfront, the major highway still has a few attractive ... read more

Photo of the Day: Burst of Sun

Photo of the Day, CN Tower
September 5, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The views from the CN Tower are easy to recognize for most Torontonians, with new development usually being the only differentiating factor in photos captured from the top of our concrete ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Scott Street and The Esplanade

Throwback Thursday, Scott Street and The Esplanade
September 4, 2014 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Condominium development in Toronto's Downtown core has led to some dramatic changes in our cityscape in recent years, and the intersection of Scott Street and The Esplanade is changing ... read more

Photo of the Day: Varsity in Blue

Photo of the Day, Varsity Stadium, Goldring Centre, U of T
September 4, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Varsity Stadium serves as the home of the U of T's Varsity Blues football team, as well as many other sports teams representing the University. The stadium also has a place in local lore as the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Air Show

Photo of the Day, CNE, air show
September 3, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
There are many individual factors that make the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) an essential part of the textbook Toronto Summer, and one of the most important traditions associated with The Ex ... read more

Photo of the Day: Through the Tunnel

Photo of the Day, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
September 2, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since opening last year, Ripley's Aquarium of Canada has become one of Toronto's most popular tourist destinations, often with line ups around the block on weekends. The 135,000 square-foot ... read more

Photo of the Day: Midway Madness

Photo of the Day, CNE
August 29, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Summer is drawing to a close, and part of the transition process is the CNE - a Torontonian tradition that dates back generations. With Labour Day just around the corner, this weekend is the ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge and Gerrard

Aura at College Park, Canderel, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
August 28, 2014 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Of the many changes that new development has brought to Toronto in the last few years, few projects have had as great an impact as Aura at College Park, a 78-storey condominium tower on the ... read more