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Ontario Place: End of an Era

OK, I admit it…..  I paraphrased a Toronto Star headline for this post. So, after a presumably long and debated analysis, the Government of Ontario (who own and operate Ontario Place) have decided to appoint John Tory to revitalize the … Continue reading

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Photographer’s Rights – Part 2

In my October 6th post entitled “Photography in Public Places – Your Rights as a Photographer” I made mention of a run-in I had with a security guard at one of Toronto’s landmark office towers on September 30th. I was … Continue reading

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Home Heist

A good friend of mine was recently selected for a home makeover through HGTV (Canada’s) new show “Colin & Justin’s Home Heist“. The show is hosted by British home improvement cornerstones Colin McAllister and Justin Ryan, famous for a variety … Continue reading

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Kooza – Cirque du Soleil

Say what? Yes, you read it right, it’s Kooza, and it’s one of Cirque du Soleil’s traveling shows currently (through October 21, 2007) performing in Toronto at the Port Lands at the foot of Cherry Street under the Grand Chapiteau … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving Weekend (Canada)

Simply put, for all you Canadians out there, have a Happy (and safe) Thanksgiving weekend!

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Photography in Public Places – Your Rights as a Photographer

Well, it finally happened. I had read about it time-and-time again (in magazines and all over the web), but had been fortunate to have never experienced it first hand – until last Sunday, that is…. What am I referring to? … Continue reading

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Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2007

It’s that time of year again… The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) is well underway. I started attending the festival back in 1995 by waiting in rush line for random films I hoped would be worthwhile. Some were, and some … Continue reading

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