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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[...]

Copaze x 1013MM Autoshowoff Car Meet 2017

Back in March of 2017, I took a short trip out to HKG /Taipei during my break from projects and gigs.  The plan was to do some editorial coverage of 1013mm's Copaze x 1013MM Autoshowoff Car Meet 2017 event in HKG during my visit.  Unfortunately, the coverage never went through and I'm able to do whatever I want with the images.  Unfortunately, that's #freelancelife. [...]

Akira Themed Grom Shoot for Super Street Magazine - Houston Automotive Photography

Another feature in Super Street Magazine??  The shoot was done back in October of 2016 and the release of the feature is in the 'Honda' July 2017 Issue.  This post will be kind of a behind the scenes of the Akira themed Grom shoot.  If you're looking for the write up of the feature, you can find the online Super Street article here:  http://www.superstreetonline.com/f[...]

The World's Quickest Street Driven NSX?

Upon searching Google for the world's quickest street driven NSX, there are a few threads on NSX Prime reporting 1/4 mile times, but currently you don't see many 600+ whp street driven NSX's anywhere... except down south in "Mexico".  Sam Du of Super Street contacted me about shooting Brandn Wilbur's K20A swapped NA1 NSX in October 2016... I'm now finally able to shar[...]

HRE Wheels Attends TX2K17

  What is Texas' version of 'Car Week' and where is it held?  If you don't know or haven't seen much coverage then check out words and photos from HRE Wheels Attends TX2K17 post below and don't forget to check out the HRE Wheels gallery HERE. Underground Racing Audi R8 on HRE Wheels attends TX2K17 What is TX2K and where was it held this year?  It's hard to[...]

Explore Taipei (2017)

"Where did you go in Taipei? How much cash should you bring to explore Taipei?  What was the food like?"  Explore Taipei (2017) answers these questions and more with visuals from my Nikon D750 and iPhone 6.  Something is a little different with my Wordpress blog... it isn't hosted by Wordpress anymore!  Now powered by SiteGround, I'm able to own my own domain and h[...]

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 3 - Car Life

What car events happen during the week of Tokyo Auto Salon?  Where are the best meets?  How do you get there?  If you're not sure of what to do or where to go, check out this post for annual events that happen every year before the show.    Part 3 - Car Life In the last post, we explored what car life is like hours before Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 (TAS2017) at M[...]

Journey to Tokyo (2017):  Part 2 - 35mm Car Life

What's car life like hours before Tokyo Auto Salon?  Take a sneak peak as I visit  (株)メイクオーバー or Makeover Co.,Ltd .  Views from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Shinjuku from Part 1 of Journey to Tokyo (2017).  Just FYI, this post will be just about cars so skip on to the next post or just close this tab because it's either mildly interesting or bor[...]

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), [...]