Saturday, October 15, 2011

A follow-up to the previous post...

For anyone curious, here are the pictures I used:

Night Shots 004
Night Shots 005
Night Shots 006
Night Shots 007
Night Shots 010

I then took the photos and layered them in GIMP, each succeeding picture being added as a transparent layer so that I could then "erase" parts of it to show the layer below.  The end result shows 5 sides of my personality as a car enthusiast if not as a person.


Thursday, October 13, 2011

First Post in Awhile...

Haven't really had much going on with the car lately.  I bought a '10 Mazda5 that I'll need to be getting photos of soon before the weather goes completely sour.  I've been getting into RC flying more as well.

I still enjoy The Tick, but for now, he's pretty much finished.  I removed the grille, making him look even more stock.  The top will need replacing next year, and I'm going to try to tear the suspension apart and rotate the components this winter.

Speaking of The Tick...last May, I took a series of photos with a tripod and timer, hoping to one day stitch them together to look something like one of these:

Well, they didn't come out that fancy, but here is the first real try at it: