I’ve always loved the look of photos taken in old abandoned buildings and wondering if anyone knew of a location in Toronto that would be good for this?
Abandoned Farm Houses of Ontario – Photographic prints of abandoned farmhouses in Ontario. Taken by Allan Lewis.
Angels of the Underground – Flash-only site of a group of Toronto explorers.
Cygnals Zine: Subway Secrets – Pictures from tours of Toronto’s abandoned subway stations.
Dave Till: Toronto Ghost Signs – Flickr photo set with photos of old painted signs around Toronto.
Edward Burtynsky – Photographer explores the intricate link between industry and nature. Based in Ontario.
Flickr: Abandoned Niagara – Abandoned and decaying buildings, barns, and homes in the Niagara region of Ontario.
Flickr: Air33 – A self-taught photographer living in Toronto. Architectural and industrial photography. Especially interested in exploring abandoned buildings.
Flickr: BrickWorks – Images and art depicting the Don Valley Brickworks in Toronto, Ontario.
Flickr: Creepy Ontario – This is a group dedicated to those who love to shoot pictures of the surreal, creepy and just plain unsettling.
Flickr: Ontario Rural Ruins – Derelict, abandoned, ruined buildings, places or things in rural Ontario. Old farm houses, abandoned commercial buildings, ghost signs, old signposts, whatever you stumble upon as you travel around Ontario.
Flickr: Thunder Bay In Decay – Decaying industrial and commercial buildings and miscellaneous debris in the area of Thunder Bay, Ontario.
Flickr: Toronto Architecture – All images must be of buildings, building interiors, building details or other architectural structures. Images of buildings going up or coming down are also welcome.
Flickr: Toronto Urban Decay – Sharing pictures of neglected and abandoned beauty in Toronto.
Flickr: Toronto Urban Exploration Photography – A group for Toronto urban exploration photography.
Flickr: Urban Toronto – For those who are interested in exploring and documenting the urban landscape in Toronto.
Flickr: Wasteland Warriors – Urban exploration, no armchair explorers here.
Flickr: Whitby Psych – Photos and art depicting the infamous abandoned Whitby Psychiatric Facility in Ontario, Canada.
FreeBase Ideal – Urban exploration in London, Ontario.
Function – Urban explorations of Toronto, Ontario.
Google Groups: UrbEx Ontario – Members require approval to join. A loose affiliation of acquaintances who love to capture images of delicious structural decay. By researching and photographing Ontario abandonments, we all become more finely attuned to our recent past and rich history.
Hamilton Urban Exploration – Archive of explorations in Hamilton, Ontario.
The Heritage Photography Project – Abandoned houses in Ontario. Over 150 pictures from Genesis Creative Services.
Infiltrators: Be Quick or Be Dead – Pictures, maps and descriptions related to several sites in Oakville, Ontario.
Jennifer Burns: Local Ruins – Abandoned and reclaimed buildings in Toronto.
Kendall Anderson – Abandonments, decay, industrial mayhem based in Ontario.
Live Journal: Toronto Explorers – Post stories, pictures, locations and arrange meet ups with other explorers in the Toronto, Ontario area.
Locus Incompertus – A collection of photographs of a Toronto-based explorer who looks for these unknown places to document them for others to see.
Meetup: Toronto Urban Exploration & Adventure – Meet other locals who are interested in urban exploration, urban spelunking, or the exploring of secret urban nooks and crannies.
Nanoman’s Piccah Page – Information relating to Whitby Psychiatic Hospital.
Ontario Abandoned Places – Features mines, railways, urban exploration locations such as factories and hospitals located in Ontario.
The PhotoMat – Individual collection of photographs taken of urban decay in Toronto.
Railways of the Past – Web site covering abandoned railroads in Ontario, Canada.
Sean M.L. Galbraith – Photographer and professional urban planner in Toronto, Ontario. Observing and documenting urban life.
Spacing – Understanding Toronto’s urban landscape and public spaces.
Toronto Psychogeography Society – A loose collection of relentless flâneurs, explorers and walkers. Participants step out of their daily routine and explore the city’s overlooked corners to imagine the dynamics of a better future urban environment.
Toronto Urban Exploration – MySpace group for discussing urban exploration in Toronto and area.
UEL: Urban Exploration London – Exploration of abandoned buildings and drains in and around the city of London, Ontario and surrounding areas.
Underground Belleville – Mission reports from a disbanded group of explorers based in Belleville, Ontario.
University of Waterloo Service Tunnels – A brief photo tour of the tunnels under the University of Waterloo.
Urban Exploration Kitchener Waterloo – Crossfire’s site from Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario.
Urban Tresspasser – Exploring locations in Ontario. Photo weblog with some history of the sites.
UrbEx Barrie : CopySix – Acquaintances who love to capture images of delicious structural decay in Ontario.
The Vanishing Point – Chronicling and photographing storm drainage and abandonments in Ontario and further afield.
The View From Up Here – Photoblog from around Ontario. Includes abandoned buildings, farmhouses and urban architecture.
Worksongs – A photoblog showcasing abandoned places in and around the Toronto area.