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Journey to Hong Kong (2017):  35mm Life

What's Hong Kong like in front of my 35mm lens?  Check it out below in Journey to Hong Kong (2017).   "China??  Didn't you just come back from Japan??" Haha... yeah, a month after coming back from Japan I was talking with John Zhang aka 1013mm and he had planned a car meet on Feb 18 in Kowloon.  I immediately checked my calendar and saw no bookings for that [...]

The Arrival of 'RWB Kana' - Houston Automotive Photography

Straight from Chiba, Japan, Nate's RWB Porsche 964 arrived late January 2017 (yeah, I'm hella late posting this).  I got to tag along with him and his dad to the Arrival of 'RWB Kana' - Houston Automotive Photography....  A few days after coming back from the Tokyo / TAS 2017 trip, Nate's 'RWB Kana' arrived to Houston.   He had planned to pick up the car with just [...]

Car life - Auto Tuned x FRS86

"Do what you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life." It's a good quote, but you'll always have to work hard for something in life.  Young Tea of Autotuned and @FRS86 is a good example... After my week long Tokyo trip in January, I had spent a couple of days in the Los Angeles area resting and hanging out with some good photo/car/nerd budd[...]

The White Devil Z of Houston - Houston Automotive Photography

The White Devil Z of Houston... no, Trump isn't cruising around the streets of Houston, but Brad Burnett's latest Datsun S30 280Z is.  Check out more of the White Devil Z of Houston - Houston Automotive Photography and how long it took to build... Ok, you might be thinking the White Devil Z of Houston has a crazy engine swap of some kind since it's the infa[...]

Journey to Tokyo:  Part 4 - Tokyo Auto Salon Life

"How do you get to Tokyo Auto Salon?  How much is admission?  How do you apply for press passes?  Is one day enough to cover the show? " This post is pretty much a guide to Tokyo Auto Salon and will be super informative if you've never been and plan to go sometime in the near future... Tokyo Auto Salon - biggest Tokyo convention of modified cars, women, and perve[...]

Journey to Tokyo (2017):  Part 1 – 35mm Life Trip to Japan

"How was your trip to Japan?  How much did the trip to Japan cost?  Do you have an itinerary of your trip to Japan?" These were the most common questions I got asked after coming back from Japan.  So I'll do my best to answer these questions below in Journey to Tokyo (2017)...   "How was your trip to Japan?" Finally back home from my trip to Tokyo, Japan, I[...]

2016:  A Year in Photographs

2016 - My first year of being freelance full time was a bit nerve-wracking.  I didn't have any bookings in advance and most were last minute gigs.  The business aspect of freelance has been interesting as well.  Let's see how 2017 pans out.  Until then, enjoy some of my favorites images from 2016.  Took a personal vacation trip to [...]

Summer to Winter In A Lamborghini Huracan - Houston Automotive Photography

How do you take a Lamborghini Huracan from a warm climate to winter wonderland in a couple of hours?  Photoshop of course... The original photo was actually shot earlier in the summer and Ted at EVS Motors asked if I could make the shop a holiday card.  I've learned most if not all the tools in photoshop, so this was a good test to see how creative I could get with[...]

Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 / GT86 - Houston Automotive Photography

One of the best looking RWD platforms out there today is the hyped up Scion FR-S.  Check out some photos I took near Paper Co. Cafe.   I've owned this car for just a little over 4 years now and I'm pretty happy with it.  I'm nearing 75k miles now and the only major tune ups you should look out for are spark plugs, clutch (throwout bearing), [...]

Tommy Le's 1989 RWB Inspired Toyota MR2 - Houston Automotive Photography

Check out a few stills from Tommy Le's 1989 Toyota MR2 in Downtown Houston.  A very short, but fun shoot late at night.  Read about the video shoot theme HERE. A little background on Tommy's MR2..... DTP:  "What year is your Toyota MR2" TL:  "1989" DTP:  "Engine?" TL:  "Same as your old AE86. 16v 4AGE." DTP:  "Nice. When did you get it?" TL:   "[...]