Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Snow ✲´*。.❄¨¯`*✲。❄。*。¨¯`*✲

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November 8, 2019. First snow of the season. Nothing serious.
PS: Yesterday November 11, we got hit by another blast. It was serious.

Monday, November 11, 2019

Remembrance Day

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Every year on November 11, Canadians pause in a moment of silence to honour and remember the men and women who have served, and continue to serve Canada during times of war, conflict and peace. We remember the more than 1,500,000 Canadians who have served throughout our nation’s history and the more than 118,000 who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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Some of the 54 Commonwealth member states, such as Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia, observe the tradition of Remembrance Day on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month.

Tuesday, November 05, 2019

Fishing In Port Hope

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Photo taken last September 9th. In the fall, between late August and early October, you can watch the chinook and silvery coho salmon migration in the Ganaraska River. Mixed in with the fall run, you may also see migratory brown trout.

Monday, November 04, 2019

Saturday, November 02, 2019

Velotique Bike Shop

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The mural has been here for a few years. Two weeks ago it was freshened up with a a new paint job.

Friday, November 01, 2019

B&W Friday

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I was sitting on a bench eating a fibre bar when this guy landed near by. He moved closer when I began to share my food with him. We were friends for about three minutes until the edibles ran out. He departed without a thank you or a goodbye.

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Happy Halloween

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There are no skeletons in my closet.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Say Goodbye

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Why do all good things come to an end?

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Mill Dam

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At least once every year I return to the Arva Flour Mill.
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The Mill, in Arva, Ontario, on the banks of the Medway Creek, is believed, to be North America’s oldest continuously operating water powered commercial flour mill. Originally established in 1819, unlike most other heritage mills, they have never ceased operations and continue to produce what they believe is: “The Best Flour by a Dam Site!

Monday, October 28, 2019

Monday Night

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Photographing transport trucks before the sun comes up.

Saturday, October 26, 2019

Friday, October 25, 2019

B&W Friday

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People watching in Chinatown. One of the most interesting neighbourhoods to explore in Toronto is Chinatown. There are about six different Chinatowns in the Greater Toronto area, but the oldest and the largest of these is centered at the corner of Dundas Street West and Spadina Ave.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Pumpkin Patch

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Pumpkins of every shape and size. Pick your own for 20¢ a pound.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Signs

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These mobile bus wraps are used to promote specials or increase brand awareness. Unlike billboards or other forms of outdoor advertisements, wrapped buses are easy to move and are attention grabbing. I am linking to Tom's Signs2.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Blowing In The Wind

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On August 29, 2001, Ontario Power Generation officially started operating the largest wind turbine (at the time) in North America at the Pickering Nuclear facility. Eighteen years later... according to Ontario Power the cost to replace the turbine’s older parts is too high, and leaving the turbine in place but not operating would present a safety concern, they made the decision to move forward with dismantling it.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Amazon Delivery Guy

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Have you ever bought anything online from Amazon?

Sunday, October 20, 2019

Sunday Sky

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Sunrise Construction: Even before the sun rises above the horizon the construction crew's work has already begun.That strange sight in the foreground that looks something like a praying mantis leg is part of a concrete pump. The higher these builds go the more useful these pumps become.

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Cormorant

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Cormorants breed in Canada as far west as Alberta and easterly to the Atlantic Coast including Newfoundland. In Ontario, they are found throughout the Great Lakes and have a breeding range that extends north up to Southern James Bay and Lake Abitibi. Cormorants that breed in Ontario typically spend winter months in southern United States.

Friday, October 18, 2019

B&W Friday

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Stopped at the intersection waiting for the traffic light to turn green.

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Earth Below Me, Sky Above Me

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I am concerned about what the future holds for our children. At the climate strike, kids say they are fighting for their lives.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Coaster Bike

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Made simple. One speed, no cables, no levers, no nonsense... just you and the bike.

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Shoes

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The shoes are a mystery. The red cup is commonly used by panhandlers asking for loose change but there were none close by.

Monday, October 07, 2019

Monday Night

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I have photographed this building before but I decided I needed a quick refresher for working in the dark.

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Sunday Sky

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Photo taken from north shore of Lake Ontario looking south towards the USA.

Saturday, October 05, 2019

Disaster

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House fire... the interior has been gutted. I have no info on how, when, what or why.

Friday, October 04, 2019

Thursday, October 03, 2019

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

Two Days Of Umbrellas

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Day one. Outdoor concert with light rain.

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Busy As A Bee

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Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. - Muhammad Ali

Monday, September 30, 2019

Sunrise

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I am standing in a parking lot watching the sunrise over the boat storage yard.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Saturday, September 28, 2019

They Live Among Us

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Canada Geese have embedded themselves so much into our lives that they have lost most of their fears of humans.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Climate Change

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The young man's skeleton face makeup represents one of the possible effects of climate change. Today, protesters will be hitting the streets across Canada for another round of global climate strikes. The strikes are in protest of the lack of action being done against it. This Friday will mark the second global climate strike, after the first on Friday Sept. 20.

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Public Transit

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The Toronto Transit Commission's streetcars can carry 251 riders, have sliding doors, air conditioning and low floors to accommodate passengers with mobility devices and strollers.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Street Food Vendor

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Lunchtime is a very busy time for these vendors.

Monday, September 23, 2019

Fog

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A foggy day on the waterfront.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019

HMCS St. John's

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HMCS St. John's is a Halifax-class frigate that has served in the
Canadian Forces and the Royal Canadian Navy since her commissioning in 1996.

Friday, September 20, 2019

Gobble Gobble

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This wild turkey has been spotted numerous times throughout the neighbourhood.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Cough, Cough

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I am an ex smoker and when I see something like this I feel like puking.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Subway

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A quiet day on the subway platform.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Chipmunk

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I am helping her (him?) out, by supplying food for winter storage.

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