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2015 Humans of Toronto Trans March

Humans of Toronto Trans March 2015

Inspired by Humans of New York, I set my own agenda for the day: to photograph the Trans of Toronto Trans March. I’m not really good at starting conversations, so, instead of asking them directly, I asked them to pick one question from my camera bag. It’s like an extemporaneous speech but I told them […]

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The houses in Castro Street in San Francisco.

A Gay Village Called Castro

Castro, a gay village, in  is the birthplace of America’s gay civil rights movement. It’s synonymous to , one of the pioneers of the gay rights movement that is still alive until today. Last summer, I had the chance to explore the stretch of the gay village from the Castro subway stop all the way […]

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The Shirtless Boys of World Pride 2014 Toronto

The Shirtless Boys of World Pride

I didn’t intend to write a separate blog entry of these shirtless boys of World Pride in Toronto until the Pride Parade was almost over. It was 6 hours long — and shirtless, sexy boys are all over (me) and they’re the ones that made the crowd (especially girls and gays) screamed to the top […]

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Dyke March Toronto 2014 - World Pride Edition

World Pride Dyke March

Yesterday’s World Pride Dyke March turned out to be the most participated Dyke March in my 4 years of covering it. It’s louder this year and the march route is longer (I think). I’ve never seen so many lesbians in my life before and this year is record-breaking. And as one male spectator (whom I […]

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Pop Goes Pride with Carly Rae Jepsen World Pride Toronto 2014

Pop Goes Pride with Carly Rae Jepsen

MTV Canada brought Pop Goes Pride with Carly Rae Jepsen, Dragonette and Fefe Dobson. These three LGBT allies owned the stage like everyday is World Pride—and they certainly made the glorious event a night to remember. Enjoy these photos like you were there in body and soul. Read: World Pride Toronto 2014 Sofonda Cox opened […]

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Reasons Why Drag Queens Are Superstars Adore delano

Reasons Why Drag Queens are Superstars

Last night, a crowd of 5,000 Pride revelers (including drag wannabes and queens) devirginized the newly-renovated Cawthra Park. And there were still hundreds of people who couldn’t make it inside due to its limited venue. Green Space presented Starry Night with a bevy of queens from Ru Paul’s Drag Race. For World Pride Toronto 2014 […]

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Melissa Etheridge and Deborah Cox Rock the World Pride Toronto Opening Ceremonies

Melissa Etheridge and Deborah Cox Rock the World Pride Toronto Opening Ceremonies

World Pride Toronto celebrations started with star-studded Opening Ceremonies at Nathan Phillips Square where thousands came to jam with the proud and out and Grammy-winning country singer Melissa Etheridge who never failed to keep everyone on their feet. Multi-platinum pop sensation Deborah Cox did show-stopper numbers in a makeshift, floating stage. All-American Boy Steve Grand […]

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Eleven more days when this city welcomes thousands of revelers to the World Pride Toronto 2014. Rainbow crossings at Church Street (aka The Gay Village) are already laid out and ubiquitous rainbow flags are hanging proud. Print and billboard ads of sponsors are ready to celebrate and party with the rest of the fabulous crowd. Related: […]

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Bangalore Pride Parade India

Bangalore Pride Parade 2013

It’s raining rainbows (mostly umbrellas), if not men, at the Bangalore Pride Parade 2013! A fabulous friend of mine (who happens to be also a traveler) has recently attended the event and he got nothing to say but optimism and pride to demand equal rights for all LGBT communities in India. Escorted by some police officers, the […]

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2013 Toronto Pride Launch

Super Queer!  That’s 2013 Pride Toronto ‘s theme for Pride Week, a ten-day celebration of queer culture. It’s time to let the public know we have our own gay super heroes in all shapes and colors of the rainbow. I actually like the fun sound of the theme, a change from a serious ones in the past. It’s […]

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