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When In Midtown Toronto, Visit Coquine!

Coquine Bistro

Restaurant Coquine For many years, a restaurant at Yonge and Manor Drive, has been a favourite go to place for eats and drinks. Coquine, as it is presently known, has gone through several “rebrands” over the past few decades. It was originally

Some Tips on Timelapse Photography

Time-Lapse Camera Settings

Timelapse Photography (Timelapse Photography Techniques) Timelapse Photography is a means of shooting multiple frames at frequencies lesser than the rate a normal movie or video is filmed. Since the framers per second are taken at a much slower rate, motion in the

Some Basic Tips On Panning Photography

TTC Streetcar Panning Shot

Panning Photography Panning Photography allows you to take some special effects shots with virtually all cameras by setting your camera manually with settings and tracking techniques which are very simple. This article will give you some basic tips to accomplish your panning

Some Basic Tips On Long Exposure Photography

Streetcar Long Exposure

Long exposure photography allows you to get some special effects to your everyday photo shoots. It basically involves setting your camera to a manual mode and slowing down the shutter speed. Long exposure photography can be accomplished both day or night but

Bees and Butterflies of The Toronto Botanical Gardens

Bees and Butterflies

These are examples of macro photography shots of bees and butterflies at the Toronto Botanical Gardens taken the summer of 2016. All of these shots are taken with a Nikon D810 with a 105mm Nikkor. This type of lens, and focal length, is the

The Great Hall Reopens September 21, 2016

With construction being completed in 1889, The Great Hall was constructed by Toronto’s west end YMCA due to tremendous growth in membership. The project was primarily funded by Toronto entrepreneur , Samuel J. Moore, who amassed great wealth by manufacturing carbonic paper (later abbreviated to

Toronto Air Show Should Be Expanded

5_Snowbird-Jet

There has been recent discussion, by some groups, to put an end to The Toronto Air Show. Yes, it’ noisy and whatnot but it’s symbolic of Canada’s heritage and for standing up to what is wrong with this world. Canada has historically

Toronto’s “Garden District” Under Threat!

Toronto's Garden District Demoltion

Another horrific development is underway in Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam’s area of governance! Godzilla like machinery has been deployed at Jarvis and Dundas which is clawing away on century old architecture. The “well thought out” demolition and redevelopment was contrived by Toronto City Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam

Discover Prince Edward County

Discover Prince Edward County’s sunsets, wineries, barns and rural life. It’s only a few hours east of Toronto along the 401. Take 401 eastbound and then hang a right on Wooler Road which brings you to Route 33 – also known as Loyalist Parkway.