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Photo of the Day: Summer Night in October

Toronto skyline at night
October 16, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
In this night image by Forum member Udo we see Toronto's South Core from the east with the L Tower — the newest icon in Toronto, designed by celebrated architect Daniel Libeskind. read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Zach Balbino

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, ZachBalbino, Zach Balbino
October 15, 2013 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since the launch of our new "Photographer of the Week” feature, we have primarily focused on some very artistic contributors, as well as their influences and photographic backgrounds. While a good ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lost In the Fog

Downtown Toronto, financial district, flatiron, st.lawrence market
October 15, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
One day last week, Toronto's skyscrapers were consumed by a blanket of heavy fog. Looking west toward the core, Forum member Lenser snapped an almost eerie image of a downtown without these towers ... read more

Photo of the Day: Urban Grid

Toronto skyline at night
October 10, 2013 12:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Forum member Empty Quarter has been busy behind the camera taking great evening shots of the city. Today's photo of the day features an amazing bird's-eye view of the downtown city core and its ... read more

Photo of the Day: Urban Aurora

Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto
October 9, 2013 12:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
While usually a busy urban public gathering space, this image captures a quiet moment at Nathan Phillips Square. UrbanToronto member Jack Landau's use of a long exposure ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Lenser

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, Lenser, Max MacDonald
October 8, 2013 11:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since the launch of our new Photographer of the Week feature a month ago, we have explored the city through the eyes and camera lenses of four different Forum contributors. To celebrate the hard ... read more

Photo of the Day: Phoenix Rising

Mural on 200 Wellesley, Toronto Community Housing, STEPS initiative
October 8, 2013 12:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
UrbanToronto member Androiduk captured the full length of the "tallest mural in the world," recently completed on the side of 200 Wellesley, a 32-story Toronto Community housing building. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Driftwood on the Western Beaches

Toronto skyline beaches Colonel Samuel Smith Park
October 7, 2013 12:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
This photo reminds us that Toronto is indeed a city of beaches and nature. Posted by UrbanToronto member EvCo in our Urban Wilderness thread after a walk along the lake shore of Central ... read more

Photo of the Day: Museum Bustle

Traffic Royal Ontario Museum Toronto
October 4, 2013 12:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
While the ROM's 2007 addition of the Michael Lee-Chin Crystal continues to divide architectural enthusiasts, it undeniably contributes a striking scene to Toronto's streetscape. UrbanToronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Break Time

Chinatown, Toronto, signs, signage, break, man, Spadina
October 3, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Taken in Toronto's Chinatown, this image posted in our Flickr pool by Jason Cook shows us that it is indeed possible to tune out all of the noise and enjoy a quick break in the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Walking Past

Nathan Philips Square, Perkins + Will, theatre, PLANT, Toronto
October 2, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
The renovated Nathan Philips Square is a welcomed renewal of Toronto's premier public space. This image posted in our Flickr pool by sigma. showcases the wonderful geometry of the new theatre by ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Yonderbean

Photographer of the Week, Yonderbean, Mathew Borrett
October 1, 2013 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The growing number of both professional and amateur photographers using the UrbanToronto Forum is pretty difficult to ignore. While we tend to focus on topics like development, transit and ... read more

Photo of the Day: A Unique View of First Canadian Place

First Canadian Place, Toronto
October 1, 2013 12:00 am | by Luca Campacci | Comments
An interesting photo posted by UrbanToronto member Jack Landau. His photograph of First Canadian Place displays the geometry of the building and how architecture can be an alternate form of art ... read more

Photo of the Day: Royal Clouds

Royal Bank Plaza, Toronto
September 30, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto member androiduk posted this gorgeous picture of Royal Bank Plaza in the City Photos & Videos section of the Forum. We always love these creative shots of some of the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Emerald Edge

Toronto skyline
September 27, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
This skyline shot encompasses a nice view of Sugar Beach and the Redpath Sugar Building from the vantage point of Corus Quay, all nicely captured by UrbanToronto Forum member Jack Landau. There ... read more

Photo of the Day: George Brown College

George Brown College Waterfront Campus, Toronto
September 26, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member MafaldaBoy took advantage of his day off to capture some wonderful images from around the city. Among them is this one showcasing the George Brown College Waterfront ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: jpBombales

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, jpBombales, James Bombales
September 24, 2013 2:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As an outlet for development, architecture, transit and real estate news, the UrbanToronto Forum has been the top source for breaking information, leads and details on practically ... read more

Photo of the Day: Word on the Street

Word on the Street, Toronto
September 24, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day was captured during The Word on the Street, Toronto's annual book and magazine fair, which took place this past weekend. Queen's Park and University Avenue from College to ... read more

Photo of the Day: North York Silhouette

North York skyline
September 23, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today we move away from downtown Toronto to feature this photo of the North York skyline, beautifully captured in silhouette by Forum member Jamziz. Check out more great photos from Jamziz and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Laser Show

Toronto Island Airport
September 20, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
What at first appears to be shooting stars or lasers, is actually the air traffic over Toronto's Island Airport in full swing. A truly fantastic image posted in our Flickr pool by Empty Quarter, ... read more