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PSR's Photo of the Day: Liberty Village

Liberty Village area, Toronto
January 17, 2014 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
We come back down to street level for today's photo of the day. This image was captured by Forum member krooj from the Liberty Village area. As we gaze eastward, we catch a clear view of the CN ... read more

Throwback Thursday: A Toronto Gas Station Turns Into The Modern Condo

Throwback Thursday: A Toronto Gas Station Turns Into The Modern Condo
January 16, 2014 12:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto's decade-long building boom has changed many areas in big ways. Today's Throwback Thursday takes a look back at one block that has certainly changed for the better. This is the east side ... read more

PSR's Photo of the Day: The Corner Office

Canada Trust Tower, Toronto-Dominion Centre, First Canada Place, Toronto
January 16, 2014 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
This image, by Forum member lucci, gives us a peek inside some of the offices located within the skyscrapers of the financial district, including: the TD Canada Trust Tower, Toronto-Dominion ... read more

PSR's Photo of the Day: Gridlock on the Gardiner

Gardiner Expressway, Rogers Centre, Cityplace, Toronto
January 15, 2014 1:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
Today's photo of the day, by Forum member Empty_Quarter, captures a clear, crisp morning with views of the Rogers Centre, CityPlace and a crowded westbound Gardiner Expressway at rush hour. With ... read more

PSR's Photo of the Day: From The Top of the L Tower

L Tower in Toronto buy Cityzen, designed by Daniel Libeskind
January 14, 2014 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Most photos of the Daniel Libeskind-designed L Tower have been taken from a limited number of vantage points on the ground and from surrounding buildings. Ronnie Yip, a.k.a lucci on ... read more

Photo of the Day: Marilyn

Absolute World Condos, Mississauga
January 13, 2014 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
There was a time in UrbanToronto history when photos of Marilyn — real name Absolute World — were a pretty regular feature. Though it has long been occupied, the twin towers of this project ... read more

Photo of the Day: Frozen City

Toronto skyline in winter
January 10, 2014 1:00 am | by Anthony Galloro | Comments
Each new development changes the Toronto skyline. This image was captured from Toronto's Olympic Island, as cold temperatures shifted our attention to a frozen harbour. From this perspective, ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 2007 Toronto Skyline

Throwback Thursday: 2007 Toronto Skyline From Space Lofts. Photo by Edward Skira
January 9, 2014 12:30 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Recently, a few of us were sitting around the UrbanToronto office discussing what a massive archive of photographs I have accumulated over the years, a visual history of development in Toronto. I ... read more

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