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Photo of the Day: One York Street Pit

One York Street and Harbour Plaza Residences, by Menkes Development
January 9, 2014 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Urban Toronto Forum member Empty_Quarter gives us a bird's-eye view on the construction happening inside the "pit" at the site of One York Street and Harbour Plaza Residences. The development by ... read more

Photo of the Day: Deep Freeze

GO Transit, Toronto
January 8, 2014 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Most of Ontario has been under a deep freeze and the GTA is no exception. Today's photo of the day was submitted into the UrbanToronto Flickr pool by Sigma and captures the extreme cold and dreary ... read more

Photo of the Day: Curvy

SickKids, Peter Gilgan Centre, Toronto
January 7, 2014 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Opened last fall, the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning at SickKids Hospital was designed by the celebrated Diamond Schmitt Architects. A focal point of the building's design is the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Winter City

Toronto skyline looking north from downtown
January 6, 2014 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Senior UT member Empty_Quarter posted this shot in the City Photos & Videos Thread. The visible snow notwithstanding, it's amazing how a picture can capture the cold winter air as it surrounds ... read more

Photo of the Day: Yonge and Eglinton

Yonge and Eglinton, Toronto
January 3, 2014 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Senior UrbanToronto member Jack Landau posted this great shot from the intersection of Yonge and Eglinton. This particular view is looking south on Yonge Street where we can see Allure ... read more

Photo of the Day: Incandescent City

Toronto skyline
January 2, 2014 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
We're starting off the year with this photo of an incandescent Toronto. This image, by Jack Landau, captures the city as it recovers from a harrowing holiday season that saw power outages and ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Year: Jack Landau

The spectacle of Nuit Blanche, Toronto, image by Jack Landau
December 24, 2013 2:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Jack Landau, also known as UrbanToronto contributor someMidTowner, doesn't know about this story. Well, not until now anyway! For the past several months amongst his other contributions to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Frozen

Harbourfront, winter, Toronto, Ontario
December 24, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
As winter brings the dirty slush and grey skies it may seem like all beauty is lost until spring returns. Not so, as this beautiful fish-eye shot proves. Taken from Toronto's Harbourfront, the ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Human Side of Construction

Construction work at Union Station, Toronto
December 20, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day is just one example of some awesome images that have been posted in a brand new Forum thread called The Human Side of Construction. Let's not forget the fearless men that ... read more

Photo of the Day: Southern View

Toronto skyline at night
December 19, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
This stunning nighttime shot captures a great view of the city looking south towards the downtown core. Thanks to Empty_Quarter, one of our awesome photographer Forum members! Toronto skyline ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Steveve

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, Steveve
December 18, 2013 2:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since launching in early September, our new Photographer of the Week feature has highlighted many of the best and brightest photographers who contribute to the UrbanToronto Forum. These selections ... read more

Photo of the Day: L Tower Rising

L Tower, Castlepoint Numa, Cityzen Development Group, Claude Cormier
December 18, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
This image of the unique L Tower piercing the sky was taken by Forum member JPbombales. The 58-storey tower is already proving to be very popular amongst this city's photographers, as it stands ... read more

Photo of the Day: Maple Leaf Square

Maple Leaf Square, Air Canada Centre, ACC, downtown, MLSE, hockey, Toronto
December 17, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
While this photo of Maple Leaf Square captures an idle night, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better party in town when the square fills up for the Toronto Maple Leafs' playoff games with hordes ... read more

Photo of the Day: Urban Umbrella

Urban Umbrella Yonge Bloor Great Gulf One Bloor East
December 16, 2013 1:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Construction shed technology sure has gotten advanced. UrbanToronto Forum member Lenser captured this shot of the shed and emerging podium of Great Gulf's One Bloor East at Yonge and Bloor. ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Barnacle

The Barnicle Art Gallery of Ontario AGO, Toronto
December 13, 2013 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
The south wing addition to the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) was a major part of the 2008 Frank Gehry redesign of the historic Toronto landmark. Dubbed the “barnacle” by the architect, a signature ... read more

Photo of the Day: An Amazing Aerial View

Downtown Toronto from the skies
December 12, 2013 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Today’s photo of the day comes from Forum member Anthony Galloro, who shares this very cool bird's eye view of downtown Toronto and beyond. Stretching from the busy streets and sidewalks of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Night Traffic

Urban Toronto Downtown Yonge Photo of the Day
December 11, 2013 1:00 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
As the days get even shorter, another night shot shows a familiar side of Toronto in December. UrbanToronto's Jack Landau captured this photo of Yonge Street at Richmond showing ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Indrid Cold

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, Indrid Cold, Michael Taylor
December 10, 2013 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Whether you use it or not, chances are that every time you leave your home you have some sort of camera on your person. If you are reading this article, it is most likely being done on a phone, a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Grey Day

Toronto skyline
December 10, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
This image of a chilly and monotonous skyline of Toronto, posted in the UrbanToronto Forum by member Jasonzed, captures the wintry feel the city is now experiencing. It seems like Toronto has had ... read more

Photo of the Day: Holiday in the Square

holiday, Nathan Philips Sqaure, City Hall, Toronto, Ontario
December 9, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
With the Calvalcade of Lights, Toronto's City Hall and Nathan Phillips Square are now wonderfully lit for the Christmas season. UrbanToronto forum member Jack Landau captures a dramatic shot ... read more