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Team 5Star OG 2018 Meet

When is the best time to throw a meet in Houston?  I would have to say April after attending Team 5Star OG 2018 Meet...  The weather was nice and sunny but not too hot.  I would say it's equivalent to a summer in California.  So, how was the turnout of Team 5Star's meet?  Check below for photos and words... If you're not familiar with Team 5Star, they are a bunch o[...]

2018 Lone Star Drift v.Round 1 - Texas Drifting Fun

When's the last time you've been to a grassroots drift event in Houston?  I think it's been 4-5 yrs since I've been to a Lone Star Drift event... Some things have changed and some haven't...  check out some of my words and photos of the 2018 Lone Star Drift v.Round 1 (sorry late AF post). The Lone Star Drift (LSD) series event is one of the longest running grassr[...]

I Missed My Flight - 24 Hrs in ATL

How does one miss their flight??  By accidentally not checking their flight itinerary gate and time... 2 hrs before the scheduled flight... yeah... not intentional lol.  BUT, it worked out because a friend let me crash at his place for a night.  I also had time to explore a little before flying back home to Houston... I was actually flying from The Arnold Classic d[...]

Stuck in Narita Airport and Los Angeles - 2017 Travels

What happens when one of the craziest tropical cyclone hits your hometown and you're away on vacation?  You get delayed, stuck, and not really knowing when you'll be able to get back.  Read more of our 'stuck overseas' experiences when traveling during hurricane season after our Thailand Budget Travel Trip in 2017... Ok... while we were traveling, we watched the news[...]

We Got Scammed - Thailand Budget Travel

Law and I continue our SE Asia trip to Thailand and that's where things get a bit sketchy.  I should've known better since we weren't locals and every introduction started with "Hey, Tuk tuk?!" or "Where are you from my friend?!" Read on to see my thoughts of 'Thailand Budget Travel.' Before getting to the part of where we got scammed, Law and I finish up our trip [...]

3 Days in Da Nang, Vietnam 2017

A continuation of Vietnam travels from Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) to 3 days in Da Nang, Vietnam 2017.  The post covers where we stayed, what we ate, how much we spent, etc.  Photos were taken with the Fujifilm X100F and maybe some iPhone 6 photos... Early flight to Da Nang... restaurants in the domestic terminal in HCMC... Instead of staying in HCMC the full 7 days[...]

The Smooth Operator - Sammy's 1986 Toyota Corolla SR5 Converted GTS

"Diamond life, lover boy He move in space with minimum waste and maximum joy City lights and business nights When you require streetcar desire for higher heights No place for beginners or sensitive hearts When sentiment is left to chance No place to be ending but somewhere to start No need to ask, he's a smooth operator Smooth operator, smooth operator Smooth[...]

Fat Pat's 'Lucky FRS' - Automotive Photography

I hope you guys enjoyed the last post of me testing out the Google Pixel 2 at Tokyo Auto Salon 2018...  I'm back in Houston now and have been a bit busy freelancing and assisting as always.   This post will just be about Fat Pat's Lucky FRS automotive photography in Houston, TX....  actually shot this car sometime last year... sorry for the wait Pat! We started s[...]

Tokyo Auto Salon 2018 with the Google Pixel 2

  Goodbye #TeamiPhone, hello #TeamPixel.  It has been about 3 weeks since the switch and I'm quite happy with it.  This post will be a mix review of the Pixel 2 and Tokyo Auto Salon coverage... but really more of TAS 2018... I'm currently in Kita-ku, Tokyo, Japan posting this from a Starbucks down the street... since I've explored most of the tourist spots, the[...]

2017: A Year In Photographs

2017.... it was a great year working with some awesome companies, people, and friends.  I really thank you for the support and hope to continue on in 2018.  This blog post will be highlighting some of the things I've done last year. January 2017...  This was a busy month as I had a couple of car photoshoots and a trip to Japan.  Took a journey there for a week and th[...]