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Feb 07, 2011 17:25 |  #16

Kick a$$ ride! Great pics too!


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Feb 07, 2011 22:04 |  #17

Excellent captures of a great rat.

Your images greatly capture the true rat rod atmosphere.


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Feb 07, 2011 23:00 |  #18

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It makes no sounds right now.

Pulling out of the last car show of the year, he was doing a burnout and the blower threw a bearing. The bearing guts got blown down into the engine and scuffed up some of the cylinder walls.

When the blower seized that belt on the front was large enough and had enough traction that it bent the end of the crankshaft.

The owner tells me the engine will be rebuilt bigger, badder, and better than ever by spring.

He had $12k into that engine in the photos. OUCH!

For serious OUCH!


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Feb 08, 2011 01:20 |  #19

Awesome shots of a killer rat rod, and a cute model. Nice work sir.


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Feb 08, 2011 05:28 |  #20

Awesome, that's it!


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Feb 08, 2011 05:49 |  #21

amazing




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Feb 08, 2011 06:50 |  #22

Thanks for all the compliments!


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Feb 08, 2011 11:56 |  #23

wow.... great shots and love the close ups... very dynamic.


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Feb 09, 2011 07:01 |  #24

Sorry for the bump but I could not find this thread in the Transportation section. I had to do a search for it.


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Feb 09, 2011 08:46 |  #25

Very cool shoot.
The background makes this even that much better and fits the car (& ratrod theme) perfectly!!

Lighting is great (not too harsh), shadows are dramatic and nice (were you using umbrellas?)
Model looks great in the all black outfit. The blue outfit with the ratrod doesn't work for me..

overall an awesome shoot mang
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Feb 09, 2011 09:26 as a reply to Adaptive's post |  #26

Lighting was done with 3 norman strobes with soft boxes on them. 2 of the strobes had 4' x 4' boxes and the third one had a 4' x 6' box on it.

Then I added a bit of light by hand wherever it was needed with a SB900 speedlight that had a 2' x 2' soft box on it.

Thanks for the comments.


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Feb 09, 2011 09:34 |  #27

Great pics =) Killer Rat Rod


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Feb 09, 2011 15:29 |  #28

What about new shiny heads and pulleys says rat rod? Thought that was the look you didnt want. That being said, the photos look amazing.


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Feb 09, 2011 21:56 |  #29

Nemesismachine wrote in post #11810366external link
What about new shiny heads and pulleys says rat rod? Thought that was the look you didnt want. That being said, the photos look amazing.

Back in the '50s when rats started, nobody had money for "100 point" cars. Rats are about putting the money into making it go, & not about $10,000 paint jobs.


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