PHOTOS: Talib Kweli drops a sick set at Yonge-Dundas Square

Was all ready to spend Saturday night at home when my twitter feed mentions that the great Talib Kweli is doing a free show at Yonge-Dundas Square. I’ve loved Talib since he dropped Quality a good ten years ago. Really, there is great hip-hop which Talib certainly ranks as one of the finest voices of […]

PHOTOS: Fans carry the Cup up Yonge st. in the 100th Grey Cup Parade

NOVEMBER 25, 2012 – Couldn’t resist shooting the Grey Cup parade – especially when I found out that fans would be allowed to carry the Cup up Yonge st. The 100th Grey Cup certainly brought a lot of colourful characters to the city. Congratulations Toronto Argos! (all photos Richard Budman) When realizing the parade would […]

MEDIA ALERT: Say Hi! Live on YouTube Canada’s homepage on October 4th for #ChevroletALLday with Fitz And The Tantrums at Yonge-Dundas Square

October is shaping up as the biggest ever for Chevrolet Canada with the launch of three ground breaking new vehicles – the 2012 Chevrolet Volt, Sonic, and Orlando. I’m excited to play a very small part of a very large team spearheading communication efforts to let Canadians know about these exciting and award-winning new automobiles. […]

BLOG: When my Twitter stream tells of BIG fire on Yonge st. – the early morning run includes me packing the camera

I had gotten up early, a little before six a.m. Didn’t want to be up that early, but since I was, figured I’d go for a run. Powered up the iPhone and after a quick check of my Twitter stream, saw some disturbing tweets about a big fire raging at the old “Salad King” building. […]

Six-alarm fire at Salad King building on Gould shuts down Yonge st. and causes Ryerson University to cancel all classes

[singlepic id=563 w=594 h=432]RELATED: Six-alarm fire rages at Yonge and Gould streets.

BLOG: My favorite photo moments shooting around Toronto in 2010

If the holiday season is good for anything – it’s a good time to look back on the year and reflect. And if your somebody that likes to take news pictures around the city of Toronto – 2010 certainly provided a wealth of interesting photo opportunities (I would normally link here to the team of […]