Tag Archives: King Street

1shot #254-opportunity

Last week I found Erik playing the most beautiful music amid the most baffling uptown visual esthetic. Outside the liquor store. Within this photo lies our challenges and opportunities. At King and William, this is Waterloo. DW

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1shot #250-Uptown drillin’

Core sampling on King Street today. This is Waterloo. DW

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1shot #249-some sunny Sunday

“The force that through the green fuse drives the flower…” –Dylan Thomas On King Street uptown, this is Waterloo. DW

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Man of the cloth takin’ it to the streets

An ordained Anglican minister and a photographer walk into a coffee shop… It’s not a joke; rather it was a great way to follow up a crack-of-dawn photo shoot a few blocks away down King Street. Further on my talking-with-strangers … Continue reading

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Talking with strangers and shooting film

One of the most interesting ways I meet people is “friend referrals” out of the blue. That’s how I recently met teacher/photographer/furniture maker/synth hardware designer Matt Borland (above). My friend Rob Gorbet who chairs the Department of Knowledge Integration at … Continue reading

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Geometry of DTK yesterday

Circle.

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UTW bikes

Found this sweet bike Uptown Waterloo as Brohemus and I wandered the evening last week. Update 2015-10-05: John Johnson noted that this bike belongs to Andy Cox, co-owner with his wife Lori of King Street Cycles, who told me: “Your … Continue reading

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1shot #244-distribution of wealth

I thought this juxtaposition of vacant shops and a luxury car in Uptown Waterloo last week was interesting. Shortly after I did a spring photo survey of King Street in Downtown Kitchener, I did a similar survey of UTW between … Continue reading

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You’re projecting… art on Kitchener City Hall

My friend Marcel O’Gorman, an Associate Professor at UW and makerly art instigator, shot me an email a couple weeks back suggesting I come by Kitchener City Hall on a Sunday night to see something cool. One of his XDM … Continue reading

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1shot #243-the coffee-coloured night

Night provides its own sepia filter. On King Street out front of Chainsaw, this is Waterloo. DW

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