Events, including Photo Walk Meetups, Toronto Tours, & Workshops by Tdot Shots

Happy new year! πŸŽ‰ New events are planned for 2024. Get in touch if you have a suggestion or idea for an event. We’d love to collaborate.

Welcome to our events site. We are Tdot.com and Tdot Shots, and we produce events for Toronto creators and people interested in the culture, history and architecture of the city of Toronto.

We offer meetups, tours and workshops throughout the year! View our Event Listings to Register.

Private Tours of Toronto
We also lead unique private tours. Looking for a private walking tour of the city? Please get in touch. We’ll take you on an amazing tour and share photo tips with you!

New Photo Walk Meetups and Events for 2024

Photo Walk at U of T by Tdot Shots

Join us at the Tdot Shots University of Toronto photo walk.

On this walk (Feb. 25), we explore the historic St. George campus of the iconic Toronto university. Let’s hope for snow to add a little sparkle.

Please be sure to RSVP on this site. You don’t want to miss the amazing U of T campus.


Illuminite Photo Walk by Tdot Shots and Downtown Yonge BIA

Join us at the Illuminite night photo walk. It’s coming soon!

This unique photo opportunity takes place on March 16, 2024. Many artists have created lighting installations that we can explore on Yonge St. and neighbouring parks in downtown Toronto.

Please be sure to RSVP on this site. You don’t want to miss this special event for early 2024.


Schedule Fall 2023 (Last Year)

  • Sun. Sep. 24 β€“ University of Toronto and Queen’s Park Photo Walk (Free, RSVP) 
  • Sun. Oct 1 β€“ Evergreen Brickworks Toronto Photo Walk (Free, RSVP)
  • Fri. Oct. 13 β€“ Harbourfront / Waterfront Photo Walk (Free, RSVP) 
  • Sun. October 15 β€“ Tdot Shots 5th Anniversary Photo Walk at High Park with Mike Simpson (By invitation / for members of Tdot Studio) 
  • Fri. Oct. 20 – Henge Downtown Toronto Photo Walk (Free, sunset)
  • Sun. Oct. 22 β€“ Landscape Photography Workshop in Rouge Park with Chris Noronha ($10, sunrise)
  • Sun. Oct. 29  –  Long Exposure Night Photography with Scott Visscher ($10, sunset)
  • Sun. Nov. 5 – Beaches Toronto Photo Walk with @experiencethisnext (Free, RSVP)
  • Sun. Dec. 3 – Photo Contest Awards Meetup (Free, location TBA)

About Us

Public Art in Toronto Union Station and TD Centre

As Tdot Shots, we have hosted photo walk meetups since spring 2018. Over the past 5 years we have welcomed hundreds of people to our events. They are excellent opportunities to get out and explore the city, photograph new spots and meet new people. Our meetups are often hosted in association with Iconic Toronto.

Recent Blog Posts

Kicking Off the 2024 Events Season with Photo Walks in Downtown Toronto (Sunset Henge and U of T)
Downtown Toronto | Photo Walks | Photography | Toronto

Kicking Off the 2024 Events Season with Photo Walks in Downtown Toronto (Sunset Henge and U of T)

Hey everyone. An announcement post – we are kicking off the photo walk season with two events that are always popular. We hope you will join us and RSVP. These events are led by Mike Simpson from Tdot Shots. Upcoming Photo Walk Events First two events of the year: You don’t need to have a…

Toronto Harbourfront Photo Walk Tour by Tdot Shots
Downtown Toronto | Parks | Photo Walks | Photography | Toronto

Harbourfont and Waterfront Toronto photo walk meetup on September 29

Harbourfront at the Toronto waterfront is a terrific place for an early fall photography meetup. We enjoy strolling the piers and snapping photos surrounded by parks, tall ships and seagulls. The waterfront is a special neighbourhood.

University of Toronto and Queen’s Park Early Fall Photo Walk Meetup on September 24
Downtown Toronto | Parks | Photo Walks | Toronto

University of Toronto and Queen’s Park Early Fall Photo Walk Meetup on September 24

Welcome to the first photo walk of the fall season for 2023. We have a great lineup with about 12 events planned. Some photo walks are free and others have a small fee. Events with a charge are run like walking tours or workshops. If you are interested in developing your photo skills and want…

Landscape and Nature Photography and Long Exposure and Light Painting Photography Workshops in Toronto
Parks | Photo Walks | Photography | Toronto

Fall Events in Toronto: Landscape and Nature Photography Workshop in Rouge Park and Light Painting in the Humber Bay

Join us as we explore the art and aesthetics, gear and techniques, for two distinct kinds of photography – daytime landscape photography and nighttime long exposure photography.

Public Art and Architecture Walking Tour in Downtown West Toronto (Join our Tdot Iconic Photo Walk)
Architecture | Art | Photo Walks | Photography | Toronto | Walking Tours

Public Art and Architecture Walking Tour in Downtown West Toronto (Join our Tdot Iconic Photo Walk)

Feature image collage by Mike Simpson aka @tdot_mike Welcome! Presented by Tdot Shots and Iconic Toronto, this event is part guided tour and part photo walk, and we explore the incredible public art and architecture in the downtown west of the city. Our typical art walk in the downtown west leads us from the west…


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Iconic Toronto Photography Contest 2023

We Welcome Your Photos!

In fall 2023 we are excited to host the Iconic Toronto Photo Contest. We have held a contest annually since 2019. This year is our 5th!

Enter the contest: Rules, categories and contest format will be announced soon.

Current Schedule: Photo Walk Meetups and Walking Tours 2023

Some of our meetups are free and some have a fee. We encourage everyone to join our community website: Tdot Studio. View our Event Listings

Training and Courses

Learn WordPress Websites Workshop

We now offer courses and workshops in digital media. Learn WordPress, Photoshop, DaVinci Resolve and more. Register via this site for tech and design workshops and Tdot Studio for courses.

Improve your skills, build a website, get started with Photoshop and even create a video – we’ll support your development.

Toronto Walking Tours

Interested in a private walking tour? Please contact us and we’ll be happy to arrange a tour for your group.

Contact Us

Questions? Comments? Please reach out: [email protected]

Support

Visit our support page for information about rain dates and cancellations.