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Old 01-01-2012, 06:08 PM   #141
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Post # 122 looks PHENOMENAL . Great background, Airdale1. I'd crop it a bit & get a photo place (?) to mount it on something....maybe something irregular (not a typical SQUARE matting )...then add a small (ebay?) BMW roundel on the matting mount. Think about it dude. That shot is wall material, dude. A friend of mine did that with his 60's Ford collector car, & he had the photo put onto an irregualar piece of dark-stained oak wood. - it's cool.

Same with your #139 post, Airdale1. Great job. You obviously took great care in making sure trees don't seem to "grow" out of the hood/trunk etc.


jboosts' post #125 also VERRRY nice. excellent late night lighting. 1 teeny criticism.....too bad for the pavement yellow lines in the shot. You have an excellent subject.


U guys have motivated me to stake out some places/angles to do a photo shoot this spring. (I'll have to get my brother to do the photos cause he catches little things that may distract from subject). Thx guys.


EDIT: I looked back & realized there are trees in your shot Airdale1, but they are not distractive but rather complimentary. I remember reading a Mustang Monthly magazine which gave tips on photo taking many years ago, & your shots made me think of such things. I just went thru all pages of this thread....some great shots. Can hardly wait for a spring shoot. I'm going to try to, with the help of my bro, to get my car in sort of "dealership-catalogue" quality-type shots....just for me & just for fun. Thx again for the motivation.

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Old 01-01-2012, 10:48 PM   #142
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Old 01-02-2012, 08:48 PM   #143
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Old 01-07-2012, 11:50 AM   #144
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Old 01-23-2012, 09:44 PM   #145
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Old 01-23-2012, 10:37 PM   #146
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Old 01-23-2012, 10:41 PM   #147
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Old 01-31-2012, 01:05 AM   #148
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Old 02-01-2012, 12:48 AM   #149
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Old 02-02-2012, 12:47 AM   #150
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Old 02-03-2012, 03:25 AM   #151
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probably a good 15+ hours since i completely gutted the interior to dye the carpet and paint the dash along with other misc pieces. swapping the armrest trim was a ***** too.
I just switched my front and rear armrests to carbon fiber trim. I thought the hardest part was taking the panels off the doors and then the armrest off the panels, but it was actually separating each armrest apart that was hardest. Come to think of it, it was more annoying than anything bc of all those damn tabs.

BTW, are you selling your hardtop? I thought I saw it on another thread.
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Old 02-03-2012, 04:58 PM   #152
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Heres my most recent pics in the showroom thread.. I threw a bonus video for free
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=901152
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Old 02-03-2012, 09:54 PM   #153
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Old 02-04-2012, 07:26 PM   #154
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Nice pics and video "DropTopKingM3". What mods have you done and is the engine stock?
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Matte Black front grill and side gill upgrade
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Old 02-04-2012, 08:02 PM   #155
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smg330 - no sir. Have never been in that store. I have been to cars and coffee a few times in Plano. Have also been to one euro meet out by the airport. Maybe there?
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Old 02-06-2012, 07:02 PM   #156
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Old 02-11-2012, 10:36 PM   #157
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@bmw335ion18s, love your ride in the pictures, are those wheels the optional style 71 18 inch rims? If so, any issues with the 18"?
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Old 02-11-2012, 10:39 PM   #158
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@airdale1, I just purchased the exact same car you show in pix (color, options, etc.) Have you had any issues?
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Old 02-12-2012, 12:45 AM   #159
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No problems at all. Looking forward to seeing some pics of yours. Only mods I've done were to add iSimple for iPod and swapped out the cup holders for the eurotray. Is yours a 6 speed too?
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Old 02-12-2012, 10:05 PM   #160
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Just got aroung to putting my hardtop on. Totally different car with it on.
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