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Tdot Shots blog showcases posts on Toronto photographers and artists, our events, photography tips, camera gear and interesting places to shoot in the city.

Photographing Owls: Who gives a Hoot?

Photographing Owls: Who gives a Hoot?

While these majestic animals are spectacular photography subjects, my real joy comes from observing their behaviour. Using photography, an incredible amount of insight can be gleaned into the amazing lives of birds.

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Nature in the City: Why Photographers Love The Rouge National Urban Park

Nature in the City: Why Photographers Love The Rouge National Urban Park

Be it landscape, portrait, nature, macro, skyline or just getting out for a relaxing stroll, the Rouge has it all. Rouge National Urban Park is North America’s largest urban protected park and it’s right here in the GTA. All year round it’s an amazing place for a quick hike or if you’re passionate about photography it’s an awesome place for landscape or nature photos

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Bird Photography: Tips on Capturing Goslings and Geese in Spring

Bird Photography: Tips on Capturing Goslings and Geese in Spring

Spring is a time for starting anew. Warmer weather, blooming flowers and the colour of nature returns from its winter sleep. It’s also a time for new life and new beginnings. As a photographer who enjoys shooting wildlife, I love this time of year. And, one of my favourite things to photograph in the spring is baby goslings.

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Technology Break: Why It’s Important to Unplug

Technology Break: Why It’s Important to Unplug

It’s important to unplug but it might leave you feeling disconnected. Especially during a time when we can’t see our friends and family, wanting to go offline might make you feel like an outsider. If you’re like me, you often crave a simpler time when technology didn’t rule our lives, yet you can appreciate all of the opportunities available to us as a result of it.

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Thank You to Our Community: We Hit 20k on Instagram in 2020!

Thank You to Our Community: We Hit 20k on Instagram in 2020!

Tdot Shots reached 20,000 followers – a very exciting milestone. The community is a special bunch of photographers and creatives from the Greater Toronto Area. Whether it was the annual Create Community Photo Contest or our Fall Photo Walks or the 2020 Blog Posts so many people helped out. and for that we are very grateful.

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Nature City: Photographers Explore the Wild Corners of Toronto

Nature City: Photographers Explore the Wild Corners of Toronto

Article and curation by Mike Simpson Photos by Taku Kumabe, Lisa Robertson and Carlier Morejon Cover image: snail in High Park (Carlier), blackbird in Don Valley (Lisa), and Humber Bay Park (Taku) TORONTO: CITY WITHIN A PARK From the parks and forests to the rivers...

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Toronto Public Art: Exploring Downtown Parks, Sculpture and Murals

Toronto Public Art: Exploring Downtown Parks, Sculpture and Murals

Toronto public art is at once beautiful and thought provoking and sometimes controversial. Often tied to development it tends to appear in areas with new buildings. Our writer Donna Chong explores some new and classic favourite public art works, between City Hall, the Financial district and Canary District. Read on for background on TO public art and a mini tour of each location.

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Camera Gear Giveaway at Our Instagram Page @tdot_shots

Camera Gear Giveaway at Our Instagram Page @tdot_shots

🎉 GIVEAWAY 🎉 We are happy to announce the launch of our new website Tdot.com! We are giving away this camera gear package to celebrate!⠀Instructions:  ⠀ 𝐅𝐎𝐋𝐋𝐎𝐖 @tdot_shots & @tdotdotcom (we will check) ⠀ 𝐋𝐈𝐊𝐄 this post⠀ 𝐂𝐎𝐌𝐌𝐄𝐍𝐓 & tag a friend (1 tag per...

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