Here’s The Knowin’ – - – Canon G11 Compact Camera – Wide-Angle Lens 6mm – I shoot RAW – Orton – I use PhotoShop for layer-a-tude – I use Photomatix Pro to polish up me HDR ( 137 hours saved thus far) – and I use other stuff like reflectors, powerful light just over the hill and a large box of chocolates to hold olewhat’shername’s attention b/tween shots ~:0)

This is How it All Happened! – - – Time to all join in on a rousing rendition of Texas Our Texas! This 41 Plymouth Two-Door is a Texas gem. Met the owner of this little bewdy at the Lester’s Garage Car Show in Boerne few weeks back. One of the finest women I’ve me in a long time. She knew the importance of this 41 Plymouth she and her hubby owned. Still do own it! She had all the paper-work from the car. Flyers – manual – even the little Texas flag came with the ride back in the day. ~:0)

Someone asked me if this 41 Plymouth was a hot rod. I politely said no. I think this beautiful classic 41 Plymouth would be considered a vintage car. It is all original. And it is a favorite driver for the owners. I’m searching right now for a similar restoration daily driver me own self. It will definitely have what’s known as Vintage Aire. That’s modern air conditioning that fits right in with the rest of the car. – Ha! No need to sweat if U don’t have to. Guess that means I’m no purist! ~:0)

Me old chum Wayne – fellow hot rodder – came along with us on this one as technical advisor. What a great friend is he. It’s a good thing to have wise associates in Ur circle. Helps make even a duffer like meself look better than I am. Wayne and his wife Barbara have been hot rodders all their lives and have owned and driven some fab rides. Olewhat’shername and me are a lucky pair to have friends like those two. ~:0)

That’s the thing about a good church and a great avocation like hot rodding. U meet up with the finest of folks. Add to that a great garage like Lester’s in Boerne and U meet even more nice people. I’d much rather hang out with folk finer than meself than other way round. Just makes sense! Anyway – great 41 Plymouth! Certainly gives a Ford or Chevrolet vintage a run for their money. And it’s a good deal more rare if Ur into that sort of thing. Sort of lends meaning to the chaos out there. Things are good in the Texas Hill Country. We’re glad we found this part of the world! ~:0) VivaChas!

I am a biological entity who yonks back chose to become a Texian – Hot Rod Art is me Game – make em – drive em – photograph em – make art about em ~:0) VivaChas Hot Rod Art!

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  • MINDSET
    MINDSETover 1 year ago

    Awesome…………….

  • Thanks that is an awesome 41 Plymouth – they worked hard to get it there – frame off resto – I did the easy part – clicked the snapper – Ha! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 1 year ago

    April 16, 2013

    Beautiful work!

  • Thanks Teresa – It’s all about 100% out there in that great big world isn’t it! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • Scott Mitchell
    Scott Mitchellover 1 year ago

  • Thanks Scott for the feature of my 41 Plymouth pix there at Artist on Facebook – nothing makes a morning like a good looking banner on the table – Ha! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • barkeypf
    barkeypfover 1 year ago

    You don’t see many of these restored. Nice find and post work.

  • Nice lady owned the car and was excited to show it off – they (she and hubby) bought it restored – which is a great way to go – real time and frustration saver – Ha! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • Rita  H. Ireland
    Rita H. Irelandover 1 year ago

    Very well done!

    warmly,

  • U R 2 kind Rita – thanks for commenting – it helps me wake up of a morning – that an a hot cuppa Joe – Ha! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • WildBillPho
    WildBillPhoover 1 year ago

    Very nice! Awesome tones and coloring Chas!

  • Thanks Billy-Blu – it’s that stuff gets me up so early in the afternoons – Ha! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • Pamela Jayne Smith
    Pamela Jayne S...over 1 year ago


    Thank you for adding your work to the group – we look forward to seeing more!
    Click the banner to see your work in the group!
    19/04/13

  • Thanks Pam always good to hear from U – I love the compact group & the old G-11 ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

  • Keith Reesor
    Keith Reesorover 1 year ago

    Chas,

    4-19-2013 :)

  • Wa! How cool is that! One of me fave groups anna two-fer! Wait’ll I tell olewhatshername about that! ~ Ha!! ~:0) VivaChas!

    – ChasSinklier

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