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Photo of the Day: A Mirror on One Bloor East

One Bloor East site, Toronto
March 17, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
It's been a long time since we've featured a photo of our very own UT star photographer tomms, and this one was too good to pass up! We don't ask how he did it, but he's managed to ... read more

Photo of the Day: Castle on the Hill

Casa Loma, Toronto
March 14, 2013 11:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Although a major city like toronto is composed of thousands upon thousands of different buildings, it seems to be the case that a few select buildings define our architecture and attract most of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Southcore Panorama

Panorama of southcore area, Toronto
March 13, 2013 11:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Creating something from nothing has been the story of many of North America's megacities for generations and Toronto is no exception. For the last decade or so this has been especially true when, ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Bay and Its Tall Neighbours

The Bay in downtown Toronto
March 12, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day was captured by UT Forum member devjohnson. It's a great mix of subjects blending iconic images in one shot. In the foreground we have the historical old building that ... read more

Photo of the Day: Land of Cranes and Fog

Toronto skyline
March 11, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day is a moody skyline shot captured by UT photographer and Forum member, Jack Landau. In this image Toronto truly is the land of cranes and fog. Makes for a striking picture, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Hazelton Lanes

Hazelton Lanes, Toronto
March 10, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
We all know what comes to mind when we think of Hazelton Lanes. Opened in 1976, the mall was — and still is — a bastion of high-end retail and recently underwent a revitalization to bring it ... read more

Photo of the Day: Boom Town

Skyline From the West
March 8, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
With the announcement this week that Toronto has overtaken Chicago as the 4th largest city on the continent, it's hard not to admire how much our evermore dense and vibrant urban centre has ... read more

Webcampak Melds Time Lapse Photography and Construction Monitoring

Toronto Skyline
March 7, 2013 3:25 pm | by Sam Larson | Comments
With the city changing at an unprecedented rate, there has never been a better time to watch the skyline grow, so time lapse photography to record it all has become a more common occurance in ... read more

Photo of the Day: Morning on Bay Street

Morning on Bay Street, Toronto
March 7, 2013 12:00 am | by Sam Larson | Comments
Today's view, from high up the golden RBC tower, comes from UrbanToronto Forum member tomms. Here we get a very unique view of the financial district and the Royal York Hotel, in distinct tomms ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline From the East

Toronto skyline from Eastern Avenue overpass
March 6, 2013 12:00 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day was captured by UT Forum member Jack Landau. Here we see our skyline as viewed from the Eastern Avenue overpass. It's a famliar scene of the downtown core for many who ... read more

Photo of the Day: Luminous Chinatown

Chinatown and a TTC streetcar, downtown Toronto
March 4, 2013 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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 12:00 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