Abigail Gossage's urban Posts

On my last morning in Boston I took a wander through the Financial District, discovering modern highrises juxtaposed with old buildings. It was a fun wander.

As it was a street photography workshop with Steve Simon while I was in Boston, it behoved me to take some people pics. These are random shots over the five…

The Boston Public Library is a wonderful example of what manual labour could achieve in the late 19th century. Definitely a must-see destination. Although the…

The Holocaust Memorial in Boston is a truly unique glass structure of six towers with victims' name incised into the panels of glass. It is a very moving…

Probably the highlight of the urban/street workshop with Steve Simon was our experience of a Memorial Day Parade in Cambridge. As a foreigner it was an unique…

The workshop in which I was participating was primarily about street photography with some added elements of urban shooting. I found that a lot of my people…

We were not due to meet for the beginning of the workshop with Steve Simon until 2:00 pm so I decided to do a sunrise walk down to the harbour and back. Best…

On arrival in Boston for a street/urban photography workshop with Steve Simon it became immediately obvious that much of Boston's history was formed by the fact…

Although the waters of the Ottawa River have been receding over the last few days, rain is forecast for tonight. As the waters from Temisqueming and further…

The Chaudière bridge is closed to both traffic and pedestrians due to extreme flooding and concerns for the structure. They will not even let folks on to the…

A friend and fellow photographer and I made the annual spring pilgrimage to the Hogs Back Falls on the Rideau River. In 2017 there were devastating floods on…

Yesterday afternoon I went back to the scene of the fire (see previous post) that ravaged five of the buildings in the historic Market area of Ottawa. To my…

A fire broke out this afternoon in the attic of a well-known restaurant in the Byward Market. Fortunately no one was hurt, unfortunately several heritage…

Today was the first genuine day of spring so I walked across the Alexandra Bridge to savour the warm weather and the vistas from under the bridge.

Vancouver"s Public Library is a wonderful architectural experience. In addition to the usual library amenities such as the stacks and reading spaces, it is…

Back in Vancouver we took a stroll along Londsdale Quay in the late afternoon sun. A sculpture mimicking the mountains that surround the city

The last of my hurried photo shoots in Victoria. Time was limited so we did the best we could. The old Customs House; all the prospectors on the various gold…
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