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Photo of the Day: An Icon

CN Tower, Toronto
July 4, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Whether standing on the scary glass floor, looking out over the city at impossible heights or just adimiring the dart-like tower from below, Torontonians and visitors alike have been offered up ... read more

Photo of the Day: Firecracker City

Harbourfront Canada Day fireworks, Toronto
July 3, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
The multi-coloured neon lights emanating from the Toronto skyline weren't the only things that were illuminating the night sky and reflecting off the waters. Harbourfront's Canada Day fireworks ... read more

Photo of the Day: Splash of Colour

CN Tower, Toronto
July 2, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Several condos surrounding the CN Tower are currently empty skeletons with huge cranes extending from their rooftops. The sunset on Toronto temporarily transforms these hollow shells into golden ... read more

Happy Canada Day!

Concord CityPlace's Parade Condo, Toronto
July 1, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
The patriotic folks at Concord Adex's CityPlace are celebrating the Canada Day long weekend by hanging a flag way up high on the Parade Sky Suite, clearly visible to everyone ... read more

Photo of the Day: Over the Bridge

Palace Pier, Toronto
June 28, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Like many areas now home to residential towers, Palace Pier is a part of the waterfront that has not always been populated by condo dwellers. This image, posted to UrbanToronto's Flickr pool ... read more

Photo of the Day: Moon Over Trump

Trump Tower, Toronto
June 27, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Sometimes our city's skyscrapers really do appear to be scraping the sky. This is especially true in today's photo, captured by Forum member yonderbean. Here we see the recently completed Trump ... read more

Photo of the Day: Blending In

MaRS, College Street, Toronto
June 26, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Who could've known that the brand new MaRS building on College Street would be able to render itself invisible against the blue sky and fluffy white clouds? The shimmering glass exterior of the ... read more

Photo of the Day: View From the Island

Toronto skyline
June 25, 2013 12:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
When it comes to sheer numbers of large scale development, Toronto is the clear leader, building more high-rise condominums — today's count stands at a record 237 — than any other metropolis in ... read more

Photo of the Day: Distant Haze

Toronto Skyline
June 21, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As the core of our city grows taller and more prominent, its towers become the literal backdrop to our daily lives. Today's photo, captured by Forum member rdaner shows us two vistas, the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Glass City, Glass Lake

Toronto skyline
June 20, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Toronto's skyline is one covered in a great deal of glass. Today's photo, taken from the Toronto Island by Flickr contributor Empty Quarter, captures our shimmering glass towers rising over a very ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ghostly Lights

Downtown Toronto
June 19, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
An extremely impressive shot of the thick clouds of fog shrouding the towering skyscrapers in Downtown Toronto is definitely an image that is both marvelous and eerie. The usually-bright lights ... read more

Photo of the Day: A Solid Foundation

Foundation of a Toronto tower under construction
June 18, 2013 12:00 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
One of the most imporant parts of a building is the part we see the least. Without a solid foundation, the towers rising around us would never hold. Forum member lucci captured the complexity and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Rising into the Fog

L Tower, Condo, Toronto
June 17, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Never do our growing number of skyscraper feel more like actual mountains than when their soaring peaks are obscured by inclement weather. Today's photo, captured by Flickr contributor ... read more

Photo of the Day: Many Faces of Yonge

Yonge and Shuter, Toronto
June 14, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Yonge Street — Toronto's main thoroughfare is a street that changes character as it passes through our many diverse neighbourhoods. Captured by Flickr contributor Matt M S, this section of Yonge ... read more

Photo of the Day: Mississauga Skyline

Mississauga skyline
June 13, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Unlike some of our contemporaries, Toronto is a city of many skylines whether it be Yorkville or perhaps even North York. Today's photo taken by Flickr contributor Matt M S from the observation ... read more

Photo of the Day: Up Above The World So High

Aura at College Park condos, Toronto
June 12, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Another great shot taken of the construction of the Aura at College Park condos, capturing the breathtaking sights in which the future tenants will be able to indulge. The building isn't even ... read more

Photo of the Day: Post-Suburbia North York

Hullmark Centre, North York, Toronto, Photo of the Day
June 11, 2013 12:00 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Today's photo comes courtesy of Forum member Kris. In Toronto's modern building boom, North York Centre has been growing at a rapid pace. Looking west towards the main Yonge Street corridor, the ... read more

Photo of the Day: The 49th

Aura condos, Toronto
June 10, 2013 12:00 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Toronto seems to be reaching ever closer to the heavens these days with newer taller buildings rising up. Good news, too, because these buildings are giving us some breathtaking views of the city. ... read more

Then and Now: Mutual Street Loop

June 7, 2013 10:30 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
June 12, 1929. Mutual Street Loop. Opened in 1929. Situated on the E side of Mutual between Oueen and Shuter. I wonder when they closed it? I Googled with no luck. Now. April 2013. read more

Photo of the Day: Inside Looking Out

George Brown Waterfront Campus, Toronto
June 6, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
While a great deal of the photos we feature each day are expansive shots overlooking the cityscape, today we're giving you something a bit more indoors. This image was captured by Forum member ... read more