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Photo of the Day: Amongst Giants

Toronto, downtown, skyscrapers
November 6, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
It is not difficult to feel feeble and small when amongst the grandeur of Toronto's skyscrapers. This sensation has been exquisitely captured by Flickr user sigma. who posted this photo in the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Concrete Jungle

Bay Street, Financial District, Toronto
November 5, 2013 12:00 am | by James Bombales | Comments
In today’s photo of the day, Forum member Empty_Quarter shows us the view from his fisheye lens. Taken at the crossroads where Canada’s major banks are headquartered, this photo captures the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Crossing the Don River

streetcar, TTC, queen st. west, toronto, ontario, riverdale
November 4, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Of the many bridges in Toronto, the Queen Street Viaduct that runs over the Don River is certainly one of the oldest and well-known. This image by UrbanToronto Forum member ... read more

Photo of the Day: Adventure in Condoland

Toronto development cityplace southcoure financial district condos
October 31, 2013 11:00 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Stitched together from 13 photos, this wide view of Toronto's skyline by UrbanToronto member Jack Landau captures the magnitude of high rise development in CityPlace, Southcore and the ... read more

Photo of the day: Zombie Night

Toronto, Yonge Street
October 30, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
The annual Toronto Zombie Walk took place on the weekend creating some creepy scenes in the downtown core. Using the ghosting effect, Forum member udo catches an eerie scene himself in ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Jasonzed

Photographer of the Week, Jasonzed, Jason Zytynsky
October 30, 2013 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The nonstop technological advancements of the information age have brought about an era where cameras are more affordable and accessible than ever, and as a result, photography has become a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Planet Berczy

Berczy Square Toronto development L Tower
October 29, 2013 11:00 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member udo captured the many angles of Berczy Park using 360cities. To the left, the so-far-incomplete L Tower rises above Front Street's heritage ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Crazy World Below

Maple Leaf Square condo, Toronto
October 28, 2013 11:00 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Looking down at the intersection of York and Bremner, the dizzying angle of this photo by UrbanToronto member Jack Landau flattens and distorts the new developments just south of Union ... read more

Photo of the Day: Rainbow City

CN Tower and condos in downtown Toronto
October 27, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member philcloh2o managed to capture a rainbow over the downtown a few days ago. This shot features the CN Tower in the centre flanked by condos on either side. Toronto skyline, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Edwards Gardens

Edwards Gardens, Toronto
October 24, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Located adjacent to the Toronto Botanical Gardens, Edwards Garden was once an estate garden owned by Toronto businessman Rupert E. Edwards. Using over 400 tons of limestone from the Credit Valley, ... read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Red Mars

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, Red Mars, Harvey McGrath
October 24, 2013 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As our city’s record setting growth spurt continues to produce scores of new structures every month, a growing body of both amateur and professional photographers have been using the UrbanToronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Westward View from Bathurst Street

Bathurst Street Bridge, Toronto
October 23, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
The Bathurst Street Bridge has some great views of downtown Toronto to the east, but the west side also offers some nice scenery — especially at sunset! Posted on the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Inside Ripley's Aquarium of Canada

Ripley's Aquarium Canada Grand Opening, Toronto
October 22, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Toronto's newest tourist attraction opened to the public last week and UrbanToronto's Jack Landau took part in some of the action. The 135,000-square-foot aquarium holds over 5.7 million ... read more

Photo of the Day: Toronto From The Air

Toronto skyline from the air
October 21, 2013 11:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Today's photo brings us thousands of feet above Toronto, giving us a wonderful view of breadth of the city. We can see the dense, tall core spread north along Yonge, but flatten out quite rapidly ... read more

Photo of the Day: Sunset Sailing in the City

Ashbridge's Bay Park, Toronto
October 20, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
You don't need to travel to Muskoka to enjoy a gorgeous sunset on the water. Flickr user, thelearningcurvedotca, proves just that in today's photo of the day, posted on UrbanToronto's Flickr pool. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ontario Place

Ontario Place, Toronto
October 17, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Through the years, Ontario Place was a go-to stop for many Toronto families and visitors to the city. Forum member axechisel has captured a great shot of the waterfront property in today's photo ... read more

Photo of the Day: Downtown Density

Downtown Toronto
October 16, 2013 11:00 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Many local photographers would agree that the Toronto Islands offer one of the best views of the skyline. Today's photo of the day, by Forum member udo, was taken from aboard the William ... read more

Photo of the Day: Summer Night in October

Toronto skyline at night
October 15, 2013 11:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
In this night image by Forum member Udo we see Toronto's South Core from the east with the L Tower — the newest icon in Toronto, designed by celebrated architect Daniel Libeskind. read more

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week: Zach Balbino

UrbanToronto Photographer of the Week, ZachBalbino, Zach Balbino
October 15, 2013 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since the launch of our new "Photographer of the Week” feature, we have primarily focused on some very artistic contributors, as well as their influences and photographic backgrounds. While a good ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lost In the Fog

Downtown Toronto, financial district, flatiron, st.lawrence market
October 14, 2013 11:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
One day last week, Toronto's skyscrapers were consumed by a blanket of heavy fog. Looking west toward the core, Forum member Lenser snapped an almost eerie image of a downtown without these towers ... read more