lazy sunday walkabout. (with film!)

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It was a sunny but brisk Sunday, just the wee-est bits of spring poking around.  Olivia, Nick, and I wandered around the East Village, down along the edge of  NYU and Soho, and finally to the Lower East Side, with our cameras in tow.  Though I have, since entering the digital world, shot with film, it was for a client, and not for my own edification.  So, feeling like I needed to reconnect with analog, I brought long-neglected Leica M6 with me.  Nick offered up a roll of expired Kodak Ektar 100 – by far my favorite film stock – and voila!, some gorgeous, wonderfully saturated shots.

Here was our afternoon, from start to finish.  Only one of these photos – the ‘Open House’ storefront shot – was edited in Lightroom for contrast, to counteract the late afternoon haze.  Otherwise, all of these photos are as-is.  A…

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Cars and Coffee

Coffeeeeee..

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Words by Tim Wong

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It has been some time since Matt and I had a chance to visit Cars and Coffee Irvine, but we were on our way up to Buttonwillow that day so we made a stop to check out there cars and grab some breakfast. It wasn’t a particularly special day, but as usual some nice cars were out there.

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The Mercedes 300SL is never a boring sight.

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Bauer Catfish which is essentially a rebodied Mazda Miata.

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Caterham Super Seven

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I really enjoyed the colorful and tidy engine bay of this Datsun 240Z especially in contrast to the flat black of the car.

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The Garage Woolery Miata with the Pit Crew front end

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Slammed Mercedes CL55 AMG

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A pretty nice line up in the back lot that day

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This Vorsteiner McLaren MP4-VX stood out to me the most because of the great looking change to the front end…

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