Hennessey Venom GT Spyder top speed test photos released

Posted by on Apr 12, 2016 in Published Work

Hennessey Venom GT Spyder

Two years ago Hennessey topped 270 mph to take the title of world’s fastest car, and you’d think they’d be satisfied with that. However, last month Hennessey headed to the Lemoore Naval Air Station to try and beat Bugatti’s convertible top speed record using the 13,500 foot runway. The Hennessey crew did just that, topping 265 mph, and I was there to capture the action. You can see the various outlets

We’ve all heard it before, defensive driving is essential for staying safe on the road.

But how often do we truly think about our driving habits and their potential consequences? In today’s fast-paced society, it’s easy to get caught up in distractions and rush from one destination to another without much thought about the dangers we face behind the wheel.

But when we practice defensive driving techniques, we can greatly reduce our risk of accidents and potentially save lives – including our own. Here’s how!

Car Control Systems

One core aspect of defensive driving is a deep understanding of car control systems. If you don’t know how to properly operate your vehicle, you’re more likely to experience a collision. There are many different systems that factor into car control, such as braking, acceleration, steering, and suspension. You can take advantage of a comprehensive defensive driving course in Melbourne that will teach you the ins and outs of your car’s control systems. Once you know how to maneuver your vehicle effectively, you’ll be able to navigate through dangerous situations with ease.

Anticipating Hazards

Anticipating hazards is another critical element of defensive driving. This proactive approach involves constantly scanning the environment for potential risks – long before they become imminent. It means looking ahead for erratic drivers, observing the behaviours of pedestrians, and being mindful of adverse weather conditions that can affect road safety.

Anticipating what other road users may do allows you to prepare and respond appropriately rather than reacting under pressure. To avoid accidents, always try to anticipate potential hazards and give yourself enough time to react.

Visual Blockers

Visual blockers are anything that obstructs your view while you’re driving. This could be a parked car, truck, or even something as simple as a bush along the side of the road. When these visual blockers impede your vision, they can make it challenging to see hazards ahead of time to respond appropriately.

To combat visual blockers, always maintain a safe following distance from the vehicle in front of you. Doing so will give you a clear view of the road ahead and allow you enough time to react if something were to happen.

Concerning Lines of Sight

As important as it is to be aware of visual blockers, it’s equally crucial to be mindful of your line of sight while driving. This means ensuring that your view isn’t obstructed by items inside your car, such as hanging air fresheners or decorations. These items may seem harmless, but they can significantly impact your ability to see and react to potential hazards. Learn from the best at www.myimprov.com/.

Make it a habit to regularly check and clear your line of sight before hitting the road. It only takes a few seconds but can make a huge difference in your driving safety.

Defensive driving is not merely a set of skills, but a mindset that must be cultivated by every conscientious driver. By understanding your vehicle’s control systems, anticipating hazards, managing visual blockers, and maintaining clear lines of sight, you can navigate the roads with confidence and security.

The greatest asset in any driving scenario is a proactive, alert, and prepared mind. Embrace the principles of defensive driving: it’s a powerful way to protect yourself, your passengers, and fellow road users.

Dinan S3 M235i photos on Jalopnik.com

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in Published Work


My photos of the Dinain S3 M235i have been published again, this time on Jalopnik.com. You can view the article and photos here.

2017 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTS photos released

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in Published Work

2017 Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTS

Aston Martin has released a new Vantage GTS model for 2017, combining the GT and S versions that were previously available. The car will only be available in the United States with 100 built, and will be the last V8-powered Vantage available until the new model arrives. I spent a few days with the car to create the official photography for the car, which has now been released. You can see the photos via some of the published stories below.

AMS Performance Audi R8 photos featured on AutomobileMag.com

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Published Work

AMS Alpha 10 Audi R8

Automobile Magazine recently reviewed the AMS Performance Alpha 10 Audi R8, and my photos have been published with the story (at least most of the photos are mine). You can see the photos and the article

Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR 900S photos featured on DigitalTrends.com

Posted by on Mar 31, 2016 in Published Work

Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR

One of my favorite companies to work with is Classic Recreations, who always produced both beautiful and powerful cars. Their latest is this Shelby GT500CR 900S painted in Pepper Grey and featuring an 800 horsepower supercharged V8 under the hood. DigitalTrends.com has done a wonderful write-up on the car using my photography, which you can see

AMS Alpha 10 Audi R8 photos on Forbes.com

Posted by on Mar 29, 2016 in Published Work

AMS Alpha 10 Audi R8

Forbes.com has published a great review of AMS’ Alpha 10 Audi R8 featuring my photography of the car. You can see the full photo gallery.

A PR rep calls me and asks,

Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR photos featured on Maxim.com

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016 in Published Work

Classic Recreations Shelby GT500CR

Last month I went out to Classic Recreations’ shop in Yukon, OK to photograph their newest and most powerful Shelby GT500CR yet. Maxim has published the photos on their web site, which you can see here.


Hennessey 2016 Camaro SS photos released

Posted by on Mar 10, 2016 in Published Work


Last year I went out to Continental Tire’s test track in Uvalde, TX to capture Hennessey Performance’s testing of their supercharged 2015 Mustang that resulted

2016 Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400 photos published

Posted by on Mar 4, 2016 in Published Work

Infiniti Q50 Red Sport 400

I spent last month with Infiniti photographing the new Q50 Red Sport 400, and the photos are now starting to appear in various publication’s review:

Legacy Jeep Scrambler photos on Autoweek.com

Posted by on Mar 3, 2016 in Published Work


My photos of the Legacy Jeep Scrambler photos have been posted on Autoweek.com. You can view the article and photos here.