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1936 Ford Custom Cruiser
Canon 5D Mark 2, 24-105mm 1:4 lens. Photoshop CS5

THE LUCENT PROWLER a drive-by poem by Flyrod

It once was an elegant businessman’s coupe
A distinguished car for a selective group

Now resurrected from auto purgatory
To reign once again in all of its glory

You can rent it by the hour for a hundred dollar bill
To cruise the streets of Vegas and get yourself a thrill

The low-slung machine is a sight to behold
The want-to-be owners will keep it bankrolled

A lucent prowler like a crystal clear moon
A cadmium glow like a golden doubloon

Take it all in and pretend that you are famous
Like a chocolate chip cookie from the man named Amos

It was made in thirty-six, it’s a custom Ford Cruiser
Who will ever know that you are just a loser?

Make some heads turn and enjoy every minute
You’re the master of the road just as long as you are in it.

Burn a little rubber and make that engine roar
Who would ever guess that you are such a bore?

Drive it on back there’s another sucker waiting
For the thrill of a lifetime his cash it is baiting


1936, ford, coupe, roadster, yellow, car, hot rod, crusing, automobile

The name’s Flyrod. American car culture is my thing. If it rolls, roars, or rumbles I’m into it. Statistics and facts aren’t my gig. My mission is to track down and capture the infamous rides that make up pop culture, and to tell their stories.

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  • JKKimball
    JKKimballabout 3 years ago

    Fantastic work

  • Loree McComb
    Loree McCombabout 3 years ago

    How cool is this

  • Ron Hannah
    Ron Hannahabout 3 years ago

    In the presence of a MASTER!! Impressive is an understatement!

  • Allan Hamilton
    Allan Hamiltonabout 3 years ago

    Hot stuff!

  • mikepaulhamus
    mikepaulhamusabout 3 years ago

    great treatment, nice….

  • sundawg7
    sundawg7about 3 years ago

    Very impressive wheels, capture, and processing. A sight to behold!!! >Ron<

  • Thanks Sundawg

    – flyrod

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusabout 3 years ago

    Brillant !

  • Thanks Steven.

    – flyrod

  • Charuhas  Images
    Charuhas Imagesabout 3 years ago

    Amazing work

  • Thanks You very much.

    – flyrod

  • kevin chippindall
    kevin chippindallabout 3 years ago

    spectacular work ………. cheers kev

  • Thanks you Kevin

    – flyrod

  • Keith Hawley
    Keith Hawleyabout 3 years ago


  • Thank You Keith.

    – flyrod

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