Marco’s 1957 Beetle

Classic ’57 oval window VW Beetle: Long overdue photos finally uploaded, from shoot in Ecuador in the summer of 2010.
The Beetle included floral arrangement on the hood in preparation for Ivonne & Christopher’s wedding that evening. Marco Villacis spent a lot of time and money to get this ’57 Beetle customized just the way he wanted, complete with the ragtop roof imported from California with the help of sister Ivonne. Continue reading

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My new old commuter

MY AUTOBOT BLUESTREAK: I recently switched my daily commuter from a Volvo SUV to this 1973 240z. Definitely a fun commuter car. I wouldn’t say it’s fuel efficient but riding low and shifting manually is a thrill to behold on a daily basis. Continue reading

My new Canon 1Ds

CAMERA FETISH: So I splurged recently and got myself a new Canon 1Ds with 50mm 1.2L lens. Such a sweet professional body with integrated grip and weather sealing throughout the magnesium alloy casing. No more excuses that I am technically held back and don’t have the right equipment—this is it, the flagship model. Heck, it does not  have 1080p video capture that my 5Dmkii has, but that feature is overrated at the moment. Why take moving pictures when you can just stand back and admire the still photos shown herein. Continue reading