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Photo of the Day: Hollywood North

Photo of the Day, Toronto, film, movie, Suicide Squad
May 29, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto has a long history of serving as a stand-in for other cities in film, some real, some fictional. The city has been buzzing this month about work on the blockbuster movie "Suicide Squad", ... read more

Photo of the Day: Captain John's

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Captain John's, Yonge Street
May 28, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The much-publicized demise of Captain John's floating seafood restaurant has drawn much attention over the past several months, and many simply can't wait to see it hauled off for scrap. The ... read more

UT Flickr Photo Pool Highlights from Doors Open Toronto 2015

Doors Open
May 27, 2015 12:55 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
Last weekend, May 23rd and 24th, Doors Open invited the public to explore 155 historically and socially significant buildings within the GTA. Varying its line-up from a sugar factory to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Torque

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Delta Toronto, Torque
May 27, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The recently completed Delta Toronto hotel at the corner of Simcoe and Bremner is now open for business and taking in guests in Toronto's SouthCore area. The new hotel is connected to the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Roundhouse Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Roundhouse Park, Fog, southcore
May 26, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A Spring fog overtook the city centre a couple weeks ago, creating some dramatic photo opportunities. Today's Photo of the Day, which was submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by ... read more

Photo of the Day: Feeling Blue

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
May 25, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Blue hour is one of the best times of day to capture photographs. The last natural light of the day mixes with the artificial city lights in today's Photo of the Day, which was submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: The One Eighty

Photo of the Day, Toronto, One Eighty Manulife Centre
May 22, 2015 12:00 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
There are many great vantage points from which to view the city skyline. One of the most dramatic (and expensive) views comes from the 51st floor of the Manulife Centre, where the One Eighty is ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Victoria and Gould at Ryerson

Throwback Thursday, Victoria and Gould, Toronto
May 21, 2015 10:48 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Ryerson University's campus has quickly grown in size and architectural variety. The new Student Learning Centre has been praised for its unique spaces, eye-catching design and flexible spaces and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Canada's Tallest

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Financial District
May 21, 2015 12:00 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Toronto's unprecedented growth has resulted in an assortment of new towers scattered throughout the city. Yet the tallest buildings continue to be located within the financial core. Submitted ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ashbridges Bay Fireworks

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Woodbine Beach Fireworks
May 20, 2015 12:00 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Another Victoria Day long weekend has come and gone, yet the impressive display of fireworks that were launched throughout the city have been captured by some talented photographers. Submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Canada Life Building

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Canada Life Building
May 19, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The historic Canada Life Building on University Avenue is perhaps best known for the illuminated weather beacon atop the 15-storey Beaux Arts-style structure. Submitted to the UrbanToronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cloud City

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Skyline, Fog, clouds
May 15, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A thick fog blanketed Toronto earlier this week, providing some moody shots from street level, as well as the surreal shot captured from above in today's Photo of the Day. Submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Humber Bay Fog

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Humber Bay Skyline Fog
May 14, 2015 12:00 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The past few days have brought Torontonians a temporary break from last week's unusually warm weather, as cooler temperatures and a dense fog settled upon the city. In today's Photo of the Day, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cherry Blossoms in Infrared

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Cherry Blossoms, Sakura, infrared
May 13, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
If you have been on any photo sharing or social media sites this week, you have probably seen photos of cherry blossom trees in full bloom. Lots of them. The shots, though all beautiful to look ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Big Top

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Cavalia, Odysseo, Distillery, Port Lands
May 12, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A familiar big white tent is back in Toronto's Port Lands once again, serving as the home of Cavalia's Odysseo equestrian show. In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Hydro Corridor

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Finch hydro corridor, 196 York University Rocket
May 11, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Finch hydro corridor is an part of an important power infrastructure network serving Toronto. Located in the north end of the city, the corridor runs along an east/west axis, just north of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Dundas West

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Dundas West
May 8, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As the Toronto skyline expands outwards and upwards, we are seeing more and more photographic angles of our growing city. Today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Gardiner and Keating Channel

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Gardiner Expressway
May 7, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Photo of the Day selections have shown us views from above and below the Gardiner Expressway. With the elevated highway's prominence in the news recently, we decided to feature just ... read more

Photo of the Day: Under the Gardiner

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Gardiner Expressway
May 6, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In yesterday's Photo of the Day, we featured a view from high above an empty Gardiner Expressway, and today we are featuring a shot from below the elevated artery. Submitted to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Empty Gardiner Expressway

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Gardiner Expressway
May 5, 2015 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Amidst debate of the highway's future, the Gardiner Expressway was closed over the weekend to facilitate Spring maintenance. Though the closure was troublesome for some, it provided a great photo ... read more