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Photo of the Day: St. Lawrence Market

St. Lawrence Market, Toronto
August 19, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
The St. Lawrence Market is housed in one of Toronto's oldest buildings and is a true gem in the city. It was named the world's best food market by National Geographic last year. This ... read more

Photo of the Day: A Bird's-Eye View

CN Tower, downtown Toronto, Toronto condos, harbourfront, Union station
August 16, 2013 9:15 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
We see more photos of the CN Tower than we see taken from the tower, so it's always fun to catch up with how things look from up there these days. This breathtaking shot, posted in the Urban ... read more

Photo of the Day: Diamond Beacon

Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto
August 15, 2013 8:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
The grand, circular music hall stands out like a beacon in this photo by Jack Landau. Set against black and white scenery, Roy Thomson Hall becomes a shimmering, splash of colour in this photo ... read more

Photo of the Day: "The City Is Our Jungle Gym"

Toronto Skyline Jungle Gym Neil Ta Photography
August 14, 2013 10:35 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Today's incredible photo of the day selection comes from UrbanToronto forum member neitron3030. This shot showcases the northwest span of the Toronto skyline, atop a structure near intersection of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Smoky Air

Taste of the Danforth, Toronto
August 14, 2013 9:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
As we all know, this past weekend Pilaro's Taste of the Danforth took place in Toronto and besides all the delicious food there was to try, it also made for some great photos. If you weren't ... read more

Photo of the Day: Scraping the Sky

Delta Toronto, downtown Toronto, Toronto hotels, Toronto skyscrapers
August 13, 2013 10:00 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
Skyscrapers are known as such because they do exactly what their name suggests; they stand tall, tower above all else in the cities they are built in, and pierce the troposphere at at heights high ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bikes of Kensington

Kensington Market, Toronto
August 12, 2013 12:24 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
Toronto's Kensington Market is a hub for affordable meals, vintage clothes and artwork. Jack Landau's photo, which can be found in our Forum, captures an interesting display of street art that ... read more

Photo of the Day: Tropical Sunset

Toronto skyline, Toronto islands
August 9, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
It's summer and although we've been getting some warm and sunny weather, Toronto isn't Miami and our climate doesn't accommodate tropical plants like palm trees. But what's to stop us from making ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dangling on the Edge

Toronto towers from above
August 8, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
UrbanToronto certainly has some courageous and adventurous contributing photographers. You've probably already seen several of these incredible shots taken from the edges of rooftops several feet ... read more

Photo of the Day: Mirror Image

Sherbourne Common, Toronto
August 7, 2013 12:00 am | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
The Sherbourne Common waterfront park is just as pleasant to visit at night as it is during the daytime. This photo, posted to our Forum by MafaldaBoy, captures the neon lights and modern ... read more

Photo of the Day: From Sherbourne Common

Toronto Skyline, Sherbourne Common, Toronto
August 6, 2013 1:50 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As the wave of revitalization spreads across our waterfront, more and more never before accessable areas are being opened to the public. Today's photo comes to us from Forum member TheTigerMaster ... read more

Photo of the Day: Trip to the Island

Ferry Dock, Toronto
August 2, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Each year thousands of us take the short trip from our concrete jungle to the manicured wilds of the Toronto Islands. Today's photo, taken at the Island Ferry Dock by Forum member EVCco, is the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Ground

Bloor Danforth, Subway, Yorkville
August 1, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Toronto's subway system often passes beneath our feet unoticed, except for a slight rumble or gust of wind rising to the sidewalk. It can be quite striking when it emerges above ground, especially ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bay Street Silhouette

Bay Street, Union Station, Toronto
July 31, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto member Goldie has posted a few great silhouette shots in the Forum and we liked this one for our Photo of the Day feature. It's a great image that captures the construction on Bay ... read more

Photo of the Day: It's Not a Bird, It's Not a Plane... It's the L Tower!

L Tower, Downtown Toronto, Toronto condos
July 30, 2013 12:00 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
When you look up in downtown Toronto you are bound to see many things: a bird, a plane perhaps. But if you happen to be at Yonge Street and The Esplanade you might get glimpse of the L ... read more

Neighbourhood Node: Church-Wellesley Village

Church-Wellesley Village, gay village, Toronto, downtown, development
July 29, 2013 1:35 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
Toronto is changing at such a rapid pace these days. With new development popping up throughout the core, many of the surrounding communities and neighbourhoods look quite different than they did ... read more

Photo of the Day: Condos By The Tower

Toronto, Southcore, CN Tower, Ice Condos, Maple Leaf Square
July 29, 2013 12:00 am | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Toronto's south core is growing with new condos and office towers going up all over. Nearby though, Canada's tallest structure has called the area home for nearly 40 years. Today's photo shows how ... read more

Photo of the Day: Glass and Steel

Glass and steel Toronto skyscraper
July 26, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
The two primary elements of many Toronto skyscrapers are glass and steel. Today's photo, from Flickr contributor Beaulawrence, is a small yet intricate piece of our primarily modernist ... read more

Photo of the Day: A New Icon

L Tower Condo, CN Tower, Toronto,
July 25, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
It may seem to regular UT readers that we feature the 58-storey L Tower quite a bit. If so, it's for good reason as this Daniel Libeskind-designed building has broken the mold of the traditional ... read more

Photo of the Day: The City That Never Sleeps

Downtown Toronto, financial district, Toronto office towers
July 24, 2013 12:00 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
The notion that every metropolis never quite goes quiet at night holds very true in Toronto. This stunning photo, posted on the Forum's L Tower thread by tomms, illustrates how busy the ... read more