An auctioneer declares a set of cross-country skis sold at the 21st Annual Amish School auction hosted on two adjacent farms in Linwood, part of Southwestern Ontario's Amish and Mennonite regions. July 16, 2016. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2016-07-16 — An auctioneer declares a set of cross-country skis sold at the 21st Annual Amish School auction hosted on two adjacent farms in Linwood, part of Southwestern Ontario’s Amish and Mennonite regions..

Just got back from covering the streets of Cleveland during the Republican National Convention for Metro.

Check it out:

Political buttons for sale in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Political buttons for sale in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Cheryl Surber of Fort Worth, Texas watched Donald Trump's speech at the Republican National Convention from a live projection across from the Quicken Loans Arena, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Cheryl Surber of Fort Worth, Texas watched Donald Trump’s speech at the Republican National Convention from a live projection across from the Quicken Loans Arena, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Attendees to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, leave after Donald Trump finished his closing speech July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Attendees to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, leave after Donald Trump finished his closing speech July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A man recited a spoken word performance toward officers on guard in Cleveland's Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. He asked why a police officer shot Tamir Rice, calling the officer a pig. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A man recited a spoken word performance toward officers on guard in Cleveland’s Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. He asked why a police officer shot Tamir Rice, calling the officer a pig. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Militiaman Tim Samaniego carried an AR-15 assault rifle through the streets of downtown Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Militiaman Tim Samaniego carried an AR-15 assault rifle through the streets of downtown Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A man carried through the streets of Cleveland a cutout of Donald Trump's face with a swastika and Hitler mustache drawn on during the  Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A man carried through the streets of Cleveland a cutout of Donald Trump’s face with a swastika and Hitler mustache drawn on during the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A crude t-shirt for sale in the streets of Cleveland as it hosts the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A crude t-shirt for sale in the streets of Cleveland as it hosts the Republican National Convention, July 21, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A street ad in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention depicts a jailed Hillary Clinton. July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A street ad in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention depicts a jailed Hillary Clinton. July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police in Cleveland's Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police in Cleveland’s Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Attendees to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland give a round of applause to police officers passing  by a row of bars and restaurants. July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Attendees to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland give a round of applause to police officers passing by a row of bars and restaurants. July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A Dixie jazz band organized by Cleveland Musicians' Local 4 played in Cleveland's Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A Dixie jazz band organized by Cleveland Musicians’ Local 4 played in Cleveland’s Public Square during the Republican National Convention, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hanif Phelps holds a sign listing expception to the slogan 'All Lives Matter' outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hanif Phelps holds a sign listing expception to the slogan ‘All Lives Matter’ outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 20, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Delegates to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland walk past an anti-Trump demonstration headed in the opposite direction. July 19, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Delegates to the Republican National Convention in Cleveland walk past an anti-Trump demonstration headed in the opposite direction. July 19, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police and vendors seem to outnumber demonstrators at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 19, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police and vendors seem to outnumber demonstrators at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 19, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Visiting delegates to the Republican National Convention sit on a patio in downtown Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro).

Visiting delegates to the Republican National Convention sit on a patio in downtown Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro).

A boy sits next to traditional convention hats he is selling in downtown Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A boy sits next to traditional convention hats he is selling in downtown Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Trump supporter at an America First rally during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Trump supporter at an America First rally during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Political buttons for sale at an America First rally held during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Political buttons for sale at an America First rally held during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A delegate from New Hampshire holds up a copy of the United States constitution as he articulates his support for Donald Trump at a Bikers For Trump gatthering outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A delegate from New Hampshire holds up a copy of the United States constitution as he articulates his support for Donald Trump at a Bikers For Trump gatthering outside the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump fill out voter forms during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump fill out voter forms during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police in armour guided protesters away from the security perimeter surrounding the Republican National Convention in downtown Cleveland. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Police in armour guided protesters away from the security perimeter surrounding the Republican National Convention in downtown Cleveland. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Anti-Trump protestors march through downtown Vleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro

Anti-Trump protestors march through downtown Vleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 18, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro

A man sells 'Fuck Trump 2016' shirts in downtown Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro

A man sells ‘Fuck Trump 2016’ shirts in downtown Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro

A police officer gives directions to a participant of a peace demonstration in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

A police officer gives directions to a participant of a peace demonstration in Cleveland during the Republican National Convention, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

The Quicken Loans Arena is covered in a thick security perimeter during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

The Quicken Loans Arena is covered in a thick security perimeter during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hundreds gathered to meditate for love and peace on the Hope Memorial Bridge in Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hundreds gathered to meditate for love and peace on the Hope Memorial Bridge in Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hundreds gathered to meditate for love and peace on the Hope Memorial Bridge in Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hundreds gathered to meditate for love and peace on the Hope Memorial Bridge in Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Hundreds gathered to meditate for love and peace on the Hope Memorial Bridge in Cleveland the day before the start of the Republican National Convention. July 17, 2016. (Steven Goetz/For Metro)

Steven Goetz is a freelance reporter and photographer based in Toronto.

His work has appeared in the pages of Metro Toronto, Toronto Sun, Hanover Post, Shoreline Beacon, Wiarton Echo, Lucknow Sentinel, The EyeOpener, The Ryersonian and other publications.

Steve is a former staff reporter for The Kincardine News — the 159-year-old weekly in Kincardine, Ont. From there, he contributed stories and photos to the Owen Sound Sun Times and other Sun Media (now Postmedia) publications across Canada.

2010-06-26 Riot cop at the G20 Summit in Toronto, Canada

2010-06-26 — Riot cop at the G20 Summit in Toronto.

Photos for story: "'Dream come true' in the ball park," Metro Toronto, page 3, Oct. 1, 2015.

Photos for story: “‘Dream come true’ in the ball park,” Metro Toronto, page 3, published on Oct. 1, 2015.

Bay Street. Monday, March 9, 2015 (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2015-03-09 — Bay Street embrace.

Hollywood, Florida, Dec. 23, 2015. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2015-12-23 — Hollywood, Florida.

Miami Beach, Florida, Dec. 24, 2015. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

Miami Beach, Florida, Dec. 23, 2015. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2015-12-23 — Miami Beach, Florida.

2006-12-03 On election day in Caracas, Venezuela, a man wears a mask of former president Hugo Chavez

2006-12-03 — On election day in Caracas, Venezuela, a man wears a mask made to look like president Hugo Chavez.

Canada Day fireworks in Kincardine, Ont., July 1, 2015. (Steven Goetz/FOR THE KINCARDINE NEWS)

2015-07-01 — Canada Day fireworks in Kincardine, Ont. (FOR THE KINCARDINE NEWS)

More than 100 residents were on hand June 27, 2015 to celebrate the grand re-opening of the Point Clark Lighthouse after a five-year and $3.7 million renovation returned the historic building to its former glory. PICTURED: A dad lights his kids' sparklers in the rain as they wait for the fireworks to start. (Steven Goetz/FOR THE KINCARDINE NEWS)

2015-06-27 — More than 100 residents were on hand to celebrate the grand re-opening of the Point Clark Lighthouse after a five-year and $3.7 million renovation returned the historic building to its former glory. (FOR THE KINCARDINE NEWS)

Trail to Pico Pan de Azúcar, third highest mountain of the Sierra de la Culata range in Mérida State, Venezuela. March 22, 2007. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2007-03-22 — Trail to Pico Pan de Azúcar, third highest mountain of the Sierra de la Culata range in Mérida State, Venezuela.

New River Gorge Bridge, Lansing, West Virginia, Dec. 17, 2015. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2015-12-17 — New River Gorge Bridge, Lansing, West Virginia.

2016-07-01 Algonquin Park, Ontario, Canada. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2016-07-01 — Algonquin Park, Ontario, Canada.

Bahia Honda State Park, Florida, Dec. 27, 2015. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2015-12-27 — Michelle, Bahia Honda State Park, Florida.

A small area around Kintail -- about 30 kilometres south of Kincardine and 27 kilometres north of Goderich -- has the least light pollution of any location in Ontario south of Wiarton, which makes it the ideal place to look up at the stars above. PICTURED: The aurora borealis as seen from the beach accessible from MacKenzie Camp Road North in the early hours of July 23, 2015. (STEVEN GOETZ/KINCARDINE NEWS)

2015-07-23 — A small area around Kintail — about 30 kilometres south of Kincardine and 27 kilometres north of Goderich — has the least light pollution of any location in Ontario south of Wiarton, which makes it the ideal place to look up at the stars above. PICTURED: The aurora borealis as seen from the beach accessible from MacKenzie Camp Road North. (FOR THE KINCARDINE NEWS)

New Year's Eve celebrations in Los Nevados, a mountain village located in the Sierra Nevada National Park / Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada, Dec. 31, 2006. The village is separated from the city of Mérida by the highest mountains of Venezuela – Pico Toro, Pico Leon and Pico Bolivar (5007mts). (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2006-12-31 — New Year’s Eve celebrations in Los Nevados, a mountain village located in Venezuela’s Sierra Nevada National Park / Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada. The village is separated from the city of Mérida by the highest mountains in the country – Pico Toro, Pico Leon and Pico Bolivar (elevation: 5007 metres).

Riofrio, Zona Bananera, Magdalena, Colombia, Jan. 31, 2007. (Steven Goetz/STEVEN GOETZ STORYTELLING)

2007-01-31 — Riofrio, Zona Bananera, Magdalena, Colombia.