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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[...]

Day Trip to Austin, TX - 50mm Life

Austin, TX - "hill country" or the capitol of Texas, is about 2 - 2.5 hrs away from Houston depending where you're driving from.  I had planned to make a day trip to Austin for awhile now, but found a reason to do it much sooner...I had bought a set of wheels online from a seller in California.  The plan was to get some friends to pick up the wheels and ship them [...]

Journey to the West - Part 3

Since our trip happened to be on the same weekend as 86FEST, we stopped by to check it out.  Part 3 will pretty much be FRS, AE86, and automotive stuff related so you can go to the next post or check it out! It's Day 5, or 8/6 Saturday, of our trip and our game plan was to check out Antonio Alvendia's show, 86FEST, and then head up to Angeles Crest for photos.  If [...]