Category Archives: photography

An Assortment of Doors

It’s another helping of random doors for today’s Thursday Doors. I don’t even remember many of the buildings themselves … just their doors. Another battered old door found in Port Perry, a 45 minute drive away. This door was attached to a … Continue reading

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Doors As Art

I was going to park this post in respect for the message written today by Norm Frampton on Thursday Doors … until I got to the end.  So, as requested, this post is intended to highlight a little more of … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Riding The Curl

This week I’m featuring two buildings chosen because I was attracted to their rounded features.  My muse continues to play hide-and-seek with me and I just can’t seem to find words to knit together into a story, so the photos will need to … Continue reading

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Mystery Behind A Door

In the final scene of the 1981 movie Raiders of the Lost Ark, the Ark of The Covenant was confiscated by the US government and put into a vast storage building. We never saw the outside of that building, so perhaps it … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors: A Bunch Of Randomness

It’s been a few weeks since I last participated in Thursday Doors, so this week I thought I’d dust off some random door photos I’ve accumulated. There was just so much to like about this first one in Prague … … Continue reading

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Hitting The Streets Of Cabbagetown

There is a neighbourhood in Old Toronto called Cabbagetown.  Once one of the poorest areas of the city, it is now a highly popular and desired location. It is reported to have the largest number of preserved Victorian homes anywhere in … Continue reading

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Changing Seasons: September Slides Away

What happened to this month?  One day it was sunny and warm as summer lingered here in the north. For a while, I was somewhat confused by all the school buses on the road twice a day … surely it … Continue reading

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Open The Gates

It’s time for Thursday Doors and the hounds are at the gate! Ok, maybe there was just a blogger at the gate, but it doesn’t have quite the same punch, even if I did have a camera. Once I got past the … Continue reading

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Changing Seasons: August Summer Glory

No story this time … just photos from this month.  My summer hasn’t been an entire pity party – there’s been a lot of beauty experienced.  Click on any photo in each section to enlarge and scroll through. From the plants growing wild in … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors: The AfterLife

This is the second post related to my recent visit to the Necropolis in downtown Toronto. The first thing that caught my attention about this cemetery was its name *Necropolis* which means “City Of The Dead”.   It was founded in 1850 and … Continue reading

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