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Beer, or course, is actually a depressant…

Posted by Joseph on December 10, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Quote Included | No Comments

Beer, or course, is actually a depressant. But poor people will never stop hoping otherwise. Hocus Pocus – Kurt Vonnegut, pg 277

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Wasn’t it strange how certain moments…

Posted by Joseph on August 24, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Quote Included | No Comments

Wasn’t it strange how certain moments, now and then – certain turning points in a life – contained the curled and waiting seeds of everything that would follow? Back When We Were Grownups, Anne Tyler, pg. 44

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Funny how we think of romance…

Posted by Joseph on August 16, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Quote Included | No Comments

Funny how we think of romance as always involving two, when the romance of solitude can be ever so much more delicious and intense. Alone, the world offers itself freely to us. Still Life With Woodpecker : A Sort of a Love Story, Tom Robbins pg. 269

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It Rained for Four Years…

Posted by Joseph on August 9, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Quote Included | No Comments

“It rained for four years, eleven months, and two days.” One Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, pg. 291

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Photo(s) of the Week: June 22 – 28, 2009

Posted by Joseph on June 30, 2009 in Hang it on the Wall, Photos of the Week | No Comments
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Photo of the Week: June 15 – 21, 2009

Posted by Joseph on June 23, 2009 in Photos of the Week | No Comments
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Photo of the Week: April 20 – 26, 2009

Posted by Joseph on April 28, 2009 in Hang it on the Wall, Photos of the Week | No Comments

Silhouetted crane and bat. Late sunset in Brisbane.

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Photo of the Week: April 13-19, 2009

Posted by Joseph on April 23, 2009 in Photos of the Week | No Comments

A moment at the Champagne Pools on Fraser Island.

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Photo of The Week: April 6 – 12, 2009

Posted by Joseph on April 13, 2009 in Photos of the Week | No Comments

It’s pretty safe to say I’m in a bit of a panorama kick. I’ve actually found myself almost exclusively finding subjects suitable for multiple frames, ignoring the easier, typical, single shot moments or scenes. Like this for example, 40 bins in a row! I shot it a number of different ways, like, for example, from […]

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Photo of the Week: March 16 – 22, 2009

Posted by Joseph on March 24, 2009 in Newspaper, Photos of the Week | No Comments

Gerry Dion of Hamilton’s musical trio TURKEY Rhubarb entertain children at the Oakwood Village Branch Public Library on Wednesday as part of March Break festivities.

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Photo of the Week: March 9 – 15, 2009

Posted by Joseph on March 16, 2009 in Photos of the Week | No Comments

Promo photo for Dream Awake, an Australian band now based in Toronto. Check them out at the legendary Horseshoe Tavern on Tuesday April 7 as part of The Edge 102.1 Dave Bookman’s NU MUSIC NITE.

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Photo of the Week: March 2 – 8

Posted by Joseph on March 10, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Portrait | No Comments

This week I photographed documentary filmmaker Shelley Saywell, the fourth of five profiles I’ve been working on for blogTO. She is standing beside the famous Nick Ut photo of 9-year-old Kim Phuc screaming after a napalm explosion during the Vietnam war. Shelley’s award winning film, Kim’s Story, revisits the horrific and heroic story, interviewing doctors […]

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Photo of the Week: Feb 23 – March 1, 2009

Posted by Joseph on March 3, 2009 in Newspaper, Photojournalism, Photos of the Week | No Comments

Juthi Shanmugam leads a large crowd from Toronto’s Tamil community in chants to “Stop the Genocide,” protesting of the ongoing violence in Sri Lanka at Dundas Square on Friday. Click here to read the full article.

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Photo of the Week: Feb 16 – 22, 2009

Posted by Joseph on February 24, 2009 in Photos of the Week | No Comments

In the week that Obama visited Canada, it’s only appropriate I choose this photo. I especially love the metaphor of the snow and gray behind him.

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Photo of the Week: Feb 2 – Feb 8 2009

Posted by Joseph on February 10, 2009 in Photos of the Week, Portrait | 1 Comment

This past week, I met and photographed two Toronto documentary filmmakers, Min Sook Lee and Alan Zweig, for a new series on BlogTO featuring, well, Toronto documentary filmmakers. This preview photo of Alan Zweig is in honor of his mirror trilogy.

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