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Photo of the Day: Luminous Chinatown

Chinatown and a TTC streetcar, downtown Toronto
March 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
Today's photo of the day comes from Forum member krooj. This shot manages to capture the density of Chinatown and our streetcars during an undoubtedly urban moment — garbage day. Chinatown is one ... read more

Photo of the Day: The East Side

Looking south from Sherbourne and Wellesley, Toronto
March 1, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's photo of the day comes to us from Forum member rdaner and provides an excellent panoramic viewlooking south from Sherbourne and Wellesley. The physical form of this east-side neighbourhood ... read more

Photo of the Day: Wet Winter in Toronto

Wet and slushy roads in Toronto from snowstorm in February
February 28, 2013 1:00 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
If you could describe the result of Tuesday night's snowstorm in one picture, this would certainly be it. Today's photo of the day comes from UrbanToronto's Instagram page. The shot was captured ... read more

Photo of the Day: View From University of Toronto

University of Toronto
February 27, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
A nighttime image posted on UrbanToronto's flickr page is our featured photo of the day today. This particular scene is a skyline shot taken from the University of Toronto downtown campus. ... read more

Photo of the Day: South on Avenue

Toronto skyline looking south on Avenue Road
February 26, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day was taken by senior UrbanToronto member, Jasonzed. Captured in the midst of flurries, it's a typical winter-in-Toronto scene as we look south on Avenue Road. If you look ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline Looking North

Toronto skyline
February 25, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day is another great skyline shot from Skyjacked. He's become known for capturing great images from his perch high above the towers. Here we are looking north along Yonge ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lines and Reflections at Brookfield Place

Brookfield Place, Toronto
February 21, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Brookfield Place never ceases to amaze and always offers up stunning photo opportunities. This photo was shot by RockandrollFreak and posted on the UrbanToronto Flickr page. Who can resist the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Tilt-Shift at One York

Tilt-shift photo,  One York construction site, Toronto
February 20, 2013 1:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
UrbanToronto's Udo charms readers with a tilt-shift photo from a crane on the L Tower looking down onto the site of One York Street and Harbour Plaza Residences. "Tilt–shift ... read more

Photo of the Day: Winter Hits the Islands

Toronto Islands and the financial core in downtown Toronto
February 19, 2013 1:00 am | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
In the summertime the Toronto Islands become a popular destination, with the ferries carrying sunbathers, cyclists, and amusement park-goers, amongst others. Once the mercury drops, many city ... read more

Photo of the Day: Morning Commute

Waiting for the subway, UrbanToronto
February 14, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Often for the Photo of The Day feature we like to spotlight views of our ever-more-impressive skyline, but it's important to remember all the daily activities that make our city a fascinating ... read more

Photo of the Day: Rising South Core

Downtown Toronto south core
February 13, 2013 1:00 am | by Sam Larson | Comments
There are cranes and construction all over the place in the south core. Ïce is rising steadily in the background, while Ripley's Aquarium of Canada is taking shape in the foreground. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Core Reflection

TD Centre, Toronto
February 12, 2013 1:00 am | by Anthony Galloro | Comments
Today's photo of the day comes from our very own Instagram page, urban_toronto. A refined perspective, the CN Tower shows brilliantly in a reflection captured at TD Centre. The photo ... read more

Photo of the Day: St. James Park

St. James Cathedral, Adelaide St. East, and L Tower in downtown Toronto
February 11, 2013 1:00 am | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
An example of Toronto's unique combination of old and new. Today's Photo of the Day, taken by Forum member udo, shows off one of the oldest cathedrals in the city, the urban canyon of Adelaide ... read more

Photo of the Day: Brookfield Place

Brookfield Place atrium, Toronto
February 8, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
The beautiful atrium in Brookfield Place gets our photo of the day treatment today. A favourite of some of us UTers, it was designed by the brilliant Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, who also ... read more

Photo of the Day: Toronto Marina

Picture of the Toronto Marina on the waterfront, on a sunny winter morning
February 7, 2013 1:00 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
A vantage point some aren't up early enough to witness. Today's photo of the day, taken by Forum member Empty Quarter, shows off the Toronto Marina on a sunny winter morning. The boats covered ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dundas Square

Dundas Square, Toronto
February 6, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
You can't deny the resemblance to New York City's Times Square when you see this image of Toronto's very own Dundas Square. It's the site of a lot of action, both on the street and high above on ... read more

Photo of the Day: Tunnel of Towers

Toronto financial towers
February 5, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day beautifully captures the tunnel effect experienced when looking down so many of the streets of Toronto's financial district. This one highlights the bright blue sky on a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Sculptural Bay Street

Bay Street Towers, Toronto
February 4, 2013 1:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day is a view of Bay Street, as seen from Brookfield Place. The geometric sculpture plays against the grids of the Royal Bank and TD Centre towers. Look carefully and you'll ... read more

Photo of the Day: One King West

One King West, Toronto
February 1, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As our booming metropolis grows we now more often get the chance to re-envision some of our historic buildings not just in purpose but also in design. Today's photo cranes our necks upwards at the ... read more

Photo of the Day: King and University

King and University, Toronto
January 31, 2013 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Although Toronto — at least in its core —  is not a city like San Francisco or Vancouver where urban life rises and falls along steep hills and dramatic shifts in the landscape, we do have ... read more