iPhone: Sidney Crosby addresses media after NHL Players Association table contract offer

Was surprised to learn today that the NHL Players Association offices are in the same building as the agency I work at on Bay st. Seems the contract is up with the NHL and the labour wars have begun. I really couldn’t care if they play the season or not – but I had a […]

instagram: BMO Field for Canada Men’s National Team game

Was covering the Canadian Men’s National Team soccer game at BMO Field on June 3, 2012. Canada is attempting to qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil. Decided to test the press pass and venture up high at BMO Field to the press box where the writers usually sit. Glad I did early, as […]

iPhone: Perfect weather on Victoria Day long weekend causes LONG lineups for Ferry to Toronto Islands

Had some old family friends visiting Toronto over the May 2-4 long weekend. My friends are from the States and hadn’t been to Toronto in well over a decade so thought I would take them for a walk along Harbourfront on Victoria Day Monday. We weren’t planning a trip to the Toronto Islands – and […]

Bud Light Canada on Facebook encourages action by asking, “Are You In This Ad?”

I’m starting to see more brands play with cool concepts that tie together digital, traditional, and experiential marketing in smart ways. Its not enough to get people to just visit brand websites (or increasingly, their facebook pages.) We want visitors to take some sort of action. Budlight Canada tries to get the action going by […]

iPhone: Gel Heating Pads just might be the photographer’s best friends

Was really happy to find these from a vendor today at Toronto’s Chin Picnic. These Gel Heating Pads can save a photographer’s life (or, at least their hands.) If you ever have to shoot outdoors in the freezin’ cold, and your like me and can’t always wear gloves because you need your fingers free – […]

iPhone: Band Tour buses a regular site in Toronto as concert season in full swing

Lot’s of bands in Toronto for busy concert season. Tuesday, June 28th sees Sade at ACC, Motley Crue headlines, and the Toronto Jazz Festival still in full swing.

Late night drunks take in #MMVA stage on eve of awards

It’s around 3am and still lots of gawkers out on Queen st. (including me!)