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Photo of the Day: Turbulent Steam

Financial District and L Tower
January 28, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Although Toronto's mighty Industrial Age may have passed, with our strongest source of wealth being created in the towering downtown financial buildings, here we still get a factory smokestack ... read more

Photo of the Day: Winter City

Toronto's Bloor Street in January
January 25, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Just in case you needed a reminder, it's very cold outside this week and this photo captures our frozen metropolis quite nicely. Captured by Edward Skira near the intersection of Bay and Bloor, we ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Financial District Rises High

King and Bay, Toronto
January 24, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
It's not just our lake shore that's seeing dramatic changes these days. The financial district at the heart of our city's economic engine has seen quite a bit of change in the past couple of years ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ivory on Adelaide

Ivory on Adelaide, Hariri Pontarini Architects
January 22, 2013 1:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Despite frigid weather this week, construction continues full steam ahead at Plazacorp's Ivory on Adelaide, a condominium community going up in Old Town Toronto. Just like dozens of ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Always Present CN Tower

CN Tower and St Felix Centre
January 21, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
For many years, even as our skyline continues to reach higher and higher, we've had the imposing sight of our national tower looming over us from the south. Today's image sent in to us by ... read more

Photo of the Day: GO-ing to The City

GO Trains, Toronto
January 18, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
With the ongoing debate over the necessity of the Gardiner Expressway heating up, it's important to remember the majority of commuters who travel downtown to work daily use other forms of transit. ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Changing Face of University

Ice Rising South of University
January 17, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, captured by Jack Landau, gives us an excellent view down University. It's a street home to unfortunately more architectual blunders than its few gems. But it's ... read more

Photo of the Day: Density in Black and White

View from Moss Park, Toronto
January 16, 2013 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
In contrast to all the colourful photos we usually post, this black and white picture shows off the density of the downtown core, with all the rectangular white frames dotted on highrise ... read more

Photo of the Day: Blue Sky in Toronto

Blue Sky in Toronto, UrbanToronto Photo of the Day
January 14, 2013 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Look up... It's a flag, it's a skyscraper, it's a BLUE SKY! Forum member, someMidTowner, captured this rare sight over the city from the vantage point of the Financial District. How many people ... read more

Photo of the Day: Making the Best of Winter

Skaters at Nathan Phillips Square, Toronto
January 11, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
One of things we are best at as Canadians is making the most of winter. Today's Photo of the Day comes to us from Forum member Jack Landau and  gives us a great view of Torontonians hitting ... read more

Photo of the Day: New and Old

Flatiron and L Tower, Toronto
January 10, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, from Forum member Jack Landau, features one of Toronto's most iconic and beloved streetscapes. Looking west towards the Financial District we see the vintage 1892 ... read more

Photo of the Day: Winter Wonderland

goodnight by ronnie.yip, photo posted by forum member, lucci
January 9, 2013 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
This photo could be the cover of a holiday card. read more

Photo of the Day: Financial District at Night

Downtown Toronto financial towers at night, including Brookfield Place
January 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
There's never a shortage of great shots and angles to be captured in Toronto's financial district. And nighttime shots can be especially striking with the twinkling lights of the towers providing ... read more

Photo of the Day: Graffiti City

Toronto skyline, December 2012
January 3, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes from the UrbanToronto Flickr pool. Submitted by Empty Quarter, it's a skyline shot of a different nature, juxtaposing a glowing cityscape against the gritty graffiti ... read more

Stunning Rendering of Toronto's Future Skyline

Rendering of Future Toronto Skyline Upside-Down Marketing and Design
December 21, 2012 5:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
2012 has been a frenzied year for development in Toronto. The ongoing building boom has added dozens of notable buildings to our skyline, with several more currently under-construction and even ... read more

Photo of the Day: Two Bridges

Puente De Luz bridge and Concord CityPlace Parade condo, Toronto
December 21, 2012 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As our city grows and develops new neighbourhoods, its interesting to continually see the connections we build to create more fluidity and community in what can often be a disjointed city. Today's ... read more

Photo of the Day: Festive CN Tower at Sundown

Toronto at sundown, with L Tower and CN Tower visible
December 20, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day was taken at sundown by Forum member, Razz. We can see the L Tower in the distance and, to the left, the new George Brown College building stands as a boxy ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cranes, Trains and Grey Skies

Cranes from Canary District in Toronto
December 18, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Train tracks in the forefront give way to cranes that rise from the West Don Lands where construction of the PanAm Athlete's Village is underway, dwarfing the Clear Spirit condos in the Distillery ... read more

Photo of the Day: L + CN Towers at Sunset

CN Tower and L Tower at sunset, image courtesy of Forum member Razz
December 17, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
A beautiful day sets, making silhouettes of the L Tower and CN Tower, as if no other skyscrapers existed in Toronto. Looking west, the city stands as a podium to the curvaceous towers. CN Tower ... read more

Photo of the Day: Yorkville Rises

Yorkville Skyline, Toronto
December 14, 2012 9:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Toronto is a city of many different skylines. From Mississauga to North York to Scarborough to downtown, all of them have a unique character and have seen a lot of growth in the recent past. ... read more