Upcoming photo walks

January 2nd, 2012

Our regular schedule is 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month; off-schedule walks have an asterisk against the date:

Date Organiser Location (tba = to be arranged) URL
Jun06 Vicki Long Branch/Port Credit details
Jun20 Jeff & David TTC Challenge details
Jul04 Mary & Jeff Guild Park and Gardens Photo Walk details
Jul18 tba tba tba
Aug01 Andrew 150th walk tba
Aug15 tba tba tba

Past walks are calendar; if you’d like to help organise a walk, find out what’s involved.

Guild Park and Gardens Photo Walk, July 4th

July 2nd, 2015

Meet
9:30 am
Kennedy Subway Station, Passenger Pick-up Area

Leaving
9:45 am
for Guild Park and Gardens (by auto)

If you arrive later than 9:45 and there is no one to hitch a ride with, catch the 116C Morningside bus. It takes about twenty minutes to get to the park.

The entrance to Guild Park and Gardens is opposite 220 Guildwood Parkway. The GPS coordinates of the entrance are 43.748714, -79.193717.

Morning
10:00 am – 12:15 pm
Guild Park and Gardens
We plan to take pictures here for the morning.

Lunch
12:30 pm
The Olde Stone Cottage Pub
3750 Kingston Road, Scarborough

Afternoon
2:00 pm +
Scarborough Bluffs Park

Hashtag: “TOPW:GPG”

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TTC Challenge, June 20th

June 16th, 2015

Thanks to Jeff & David for stepping in at short notice.

Date: Saturday, June 20th.

Morning
Meet: 9:30am at Kipling Subway Station (past the turnstiles). Bus Platform (at ground level) next to the newspaper vendor.
Splitting into four groups.
Distribute Subway Station lists.

Start: 10:00am
Group 1 stays at Kipling Station.
Other Groups make their way eastward to their stations.

Each group visits their stations for approximately 30 minutes.

Lunch:
Meet: 12:30pm (approximately) Broadview Subway Station.
Take photographs at the station (time permitting).
Lunch: 12:30pm Factory Girl, 193 Danforth Ave at Broadview (to be arranged)

Afternoon
Splitting into three new groups for the afternoon.
Distribute Subway Station lists.

Meet: 2:00pm Broadview Subway Station (street entrance).

Resume: 2:30pm Groups make their way eastward to their stations.
Each group visits their stations for approximately 30 minutes.

Post-walk:
Meet: 4:00pm (approximately) Kennedy Subway Station.
Bus Platform (Gateway on the Go).
Take photographs at Kennedy until all participants arrive.

Hashtag: “TOPW:TTCC1″

Walk Leader: David Williams (647-449-4227) and Jeff Stewart (416-423-2910). If you are lost or want to join us at another time during our walk, call/text so we can let you know where we are.

Remember that, although we usually plan walks to run 10am to about 5pm (depending on light), feel free to come and go whenever it fits with your schedule. [FAQ] [About TOPW]

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New TOPW logo

May 29th, 2015

As part of rebuilding the website I noticed that some services (e.g. Facebook) now require larger images, which is why there’s no image in the FB preview when I post a link to the site. Sooooo, is anyone interested in designing a new TOPW logo?

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TOPW.ca site problems

May 28th, 2015

The Toronto Photo Walks website hit a serious problem and had to be restored from a recent backup. It looks like most information & configuration was properly restored but please leave a comment if you find a problem. Thanks.

Long Branch/Port Credit, June 6th

May 19th, 2015

Date: Saturday, June 6th.

Rain or Shine – bring appropriate weather gear….

Meet: 9:15am at GO Train ticket area Union Station (Vicki will find out schedule and post train time)

Meet: 10:00am at Long Branch GO Train station [map]

Lunch: (12:30pm) Stop for brown bag lunch along the Waterfront Trail

Post-walk: (5:00pm) The Crooked Cue, 75 Lakeshore Dr East (confirmed)
Catch train back to TO from Port Credit

Hashtag: “TOPW:LBPC”

Walk Leader: Vicki (416-428-6631). If you are lost or want to join us at another time during our walk, call/text so we can let you know where we are.

Remember that, although we usually plan walks to run 10am to about 5pm (depending on light), feel free to come and go whenever it fits with your schedule. [FAQ] [About TOPW]

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