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Photo Of The Day: The War On Graffiti Hits A Wall

Photo Of The Day: The War On Graffiti Hits A Wall
December 6, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We're not sure what this wall looked like before the war on graffiti began but it surely was something better than this. Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Looking Down On The Courtyard Backing Yonge And Adelaide

Photo Of The Day: The Courtyard Backing Yonge And Adelaide in Toronto
December 5, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Big city urbanism is the focus of today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, it shows the courtyard backing Yonge, Adelaide, Victoria and King Street. Image by ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Downtown Toronto Circa 1974

Photo Of The Day: Downtown Toronto Circa 1974
December 2, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
It is fascinating to look back at a Toronto not so far removed from today yet still quite different. In today's Photo Of The Day we travel back to a Toronto circa 1974. We figure 1974 due to the ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The CN Tower At Night As Seen From The Music Garden

Photo Of The Day: The CN Tower At Night As Seen From The Music Garden
December 1, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fantastic colours are featured in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member Bruvyman, the photo shows the cool night view of the CN Tower from the Music Garden. Image by Bruvyman read more

Photo Of The Day: A Look At The Downtown Core From Sherbourne Street

Photo Of The Day: A Look At The Downtown Core From Sherbourne Street
November 30, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The ever growing downtown core is the focus of today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member nick-izzle, it shows the view from near Sherbourne and Dundas Street East. Image by ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Cavalcade Of Lights 2011 Impresses At City Hall

Cavalcade Of Lights 2011 at Toronto's City Hall
November 29, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
This past Saturday the 45th annual Cavalcade Of Lights returned to Toronto's City Hall. It was quite a show as today's Photo Of The Day, by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Mooning Toronto From The Top Of The CN Tower

Photo Of The Day: Mooning Toronto From The Top Of The CN Tower
November 28, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
This past summer the CN Tower introduced Edgewalk, a new feature that allows visitors to actually walk on the outside of the main pod. The attraction, which is the highest free hand walk in the ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Tower Starts To Rise At Canderel Stoneridge's Aura at College Park Condos

Aura at College Park Condos Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge
November 25, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The tower portion of the new Aura at College Park condos is starting its rise from the massive 4 storey podium that it sits upon. We can see this taking place in today's Photo Of The Day by ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The TD Centre Under Construction

TD Centre Toronto by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe under construction
November 24, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Let's look back in today's Photo Of The Day. Here, in this picture from back in 1966, we see the construction of the Toronto-Dominion Bank Tower, the tallest of the towers that make up the TD ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Trump Toronto Adds A Distinctive Look To The Toronto Skyline

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
November 23, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, shows Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto as seen from Queen's Park. Image by androiduk A neat shot that ... read more

Photo Of The Day: UFO Seen Above Downtown Toronto?

Photo Of The Day: UFO Seen Above Downtown Toronto? Air Canada Centre.
November 22, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
High above the city at the top of Spire Condominiums UrbanToronto Forum member tomms got this great shot of what appears to be an UFO hovering above downtown Toronto.  Image by tomms Alas it ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Christmas Comes Early To UrbanToronto

The Berczy condos in downtown Toronto by Concert Properties
November 21, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday the 107th annual Toronto Santa Claus Parade made its way through downtown to the thrill of children and adults alike. In today's Photo Of The Day we see the man of the day as the parade ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The Day Toronto Turned Upside Down

Photo Of The Day: The Day Toronto Turned Upside Down
November 18, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
What can we say about today's Photo Of The Day other than it is very cool! Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, it literally turns Toronto upside down. Image by tomms Is this what cities ... read more

Photo of The Day: Coffee Break On The L Tower Crane

L Tower condos Toronto by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint
November 17, 2011 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
While most of us take our breaks in the designated staff room or run for a coffee outside the office, it appears this man likes to take his coffee while sitting high up in the sky. On a crane. ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Living Shangri-La Toronto Makes For A Great View Terminus

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank Corp
November 16, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Living Shangri-La adds to Toronto's big city feel tremendously as shown in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, the shot shows just what a great view terminus ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The Four Seasons On A Fall Day

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences in Toronto by Menkes and Lifetime
November 15, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fall is in full swing in today's Photo Of The Day taken by UrbanToronto Forum member cruzin4u. Taken from Sherbourne and Elm, it shows the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Trump Toronto Reflects Against A Freshly Clean First Canadian Place

First Canadian Place reflects Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto
November 14, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The face of downtown has changed significantly over the last decade. Today's Photo Of Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member nicetommy, is a fine example of this. A newly built Trump ... read more

Photo of The Day: Looking West Across The Humber Bay

Nautilus Condos at Waterscapes by The Monarch Group
November 11, 2011 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day, by UrbanToronto Forum member vegeta_skyline, gives us a view looking West along Humber Bay.  In this shot we can get a clear view (only slightly obscured by another ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Flying High Above Downtown Toronto

Photo Of The Day: Flying High Above Downtown Toronto
November 10, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member steveve's sister is the contributor of today's Photo Of The Day. While flying high above Toronto on the way out of town she was able to get this cool photo of downtown ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Yonge And Bloor Awaits One Bloor East Condos

One Bloor East condos Toronto developed by Great Gulf Homes
November 9, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member tomms takes us to the top of Yonge and Bloor in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken from somewhere high in the Marriott Hotel, the shot gives us a pretty spectacular ... read more