Present Past is a dynamic approach to a rephotographic survey.
The City of Toronto has gone through many changes over the years. Certain buildings have stood the test of time and are dwarfed by the towers that surround them. Others have disappeared altogether. This series includes both to show the ever-changing face of the City of Toronto.
As the summer moves forward more reasons to explore the parks and great outdoors for art arise. If you haven't made plans yet for your Canada Day long weekend set aside some time to come and explore. Artfest Kingston has so much to offer over the three day event.
When shooting a series there are times when I have a visual treatment in mind but there are sometimes when things evolve later. This series is a testament to a creative evolution that happened when looking at all the parts and seeing something I hadn't before.
When you decide to travel outside of an all-inclusive holiday destination you are exposed to a different mix of people. Everyone who is traveling from far and near as well as locals all cross paths. We are told to be mindful and aware of everyone and everything that is around us, be cautious. This does not mean to live in a bubble excluding the experiences of others.