Monday, December 31, 2018

Monday Night

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Last day of 2018...
"Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one." Brad Paisley

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday Sky

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Cityscape on a cold December day letting off steam.

Saturday, December 29, 2018

South African Memorial

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Located at University Avenue and Queen Street West, Toronto. It was designed by Walter Allward and constructed in 1910 to the honour and in memory of the Canadians who died in defence of the Empire in the Boer War 1899-1902. The figures represent Mother Britain flanked by two Canadian soldiers.

Friday, December 28, 2018

Casa Coffee

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It is so strange to see a mural like this that has survived the tags of vandals. I took this photo in Kensington Market, exactly one year ago to the day. You have to ignore 50 years on the mural because Casa Coffee has been there longer than that. In fact last May after 55 years the business owners decided to close shop. Rent increase may have been the cause.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Ghost Bike

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A bicycle, painted white and locked up at a site is a remembrance of a person who was fatally injured or died at the location.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Monday Night

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Early morning and people are scarce. There's only three people walking their dogs and one crazy camera guy taking pictures with his camera on the ground.

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Sunday Sky

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My thanks to the clouds for posing for me.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Fighter Jet

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The Canadian CT-133 Silver Star is only one of Allan Rubin's collection of vintage aircraft. This photo was taken in 2013 and since that time the entire collection of planes has been sold and shipped to San Diego, California.

Friday, December 14, 2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Oldest Gas Station - Eldorado, Ontario

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There it is in great big bold letters. But history tells us that the first Canadian gas station opened in Vancouver in June, 1907.

Unfortunately this station is closed and abandon.

So is the "Oldest Gas Station" sign correct? It is believed the gas bar opened sometime in the early 1920s and closed towards the end of the last few years of the first decade of this century. That makes it about 90 years old and that could make it the "oldest" (but not the first) gas station at the time of closing.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

United States Marine Band

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June 29, 2018, performing at The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Shopping Off The Rack

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Regardless of the weather or temperature... on the street shopping goes on.

Monday, December 10, 2018

Monday Night

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Construction zone two hours before the work crew showed up.

Sunday, December 09, 2018

Saturday, December 08, 2018

Art Of A Smile

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This is the first mural that has ever smiled at me.

Friday, December 07, 2018

1939 Ford

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Another one at "Eric's Custom Auto Body" waiting to be restored.

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Autumn Colours

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Photographed Oct. 6, 2018. A windless fall day on the Skootamatta River.

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

$1.00 Plus Tax

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Put you hand up if you have never been inside of a McDonald's Restaurant.

Tuesday, December 04, 2018

Mike "Wunder" Kennedy

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The mural is tribute to Mike. Toronto's graffiti and street art community recently suffered a great loss with the passing of Mike Kennedy (2017) a talented graffiti artist and friend to so many in the community. The mural was painted by artists Getso, Sight, Arms, Wales, Tenso2, Braes, and CTRJ

Monday, December 03, 2018

Monday Night

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Let the Midnight Special shine a ever lovin' light on me.

Sunday, December 02, 2018

Abandon Barn

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Restoring this old barn is beyond hope. I am linking to Tom's Barn Collective.

Saturday, December 01, 2018

Recycle, Recycle

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A person can find many car parts at a junkyard, including windows, windshields, engine parts, door handles... etc.

On the inside it almost reminds me of a apocalypse scene from a movie.

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