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1956 Imperial sporting the infamous “sparrow strainer” tail lights…I always thought they were "gun sight tail lights!
Grand National Roadster Show, Pomona California
Nikon D60, Nikkor 18-55 at 18, diffused flash, monopod

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“Old” Photographer with a hot rod heart and photomanipulation passion. Preserving Classic and Hot Rod history making art that I hope you will enjoy. Thanks for looking!

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  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithover 1 year ago

    Great looking old car,…..Those taillights would not last very long in today`s world,…….
    Presented very nicely Bill,…

  • Thanks John! Probably get stolen if left unattended…LOL

    – WildBillPho

  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderover 1 year ago

    Superb pov, splendid image….

  • Thanks very much John!

    – WildBillPho

  • flyrod
    flyrodover 1 year ago


    Love those tail lights. Nice job Bill.

  • Thank you flyrod!

    – WildBillPho

  • McGaffus
    McGaffusover 1 year ago

  • Thank you very much!

    – WildBillPho

  • Keith G. Hawley
    Keith G. Hawleyover 1 year ago

    Great shot mate… That is certainly a strange position to put tail lights.. it’s almost as if they were an afterthought…

  • Thanks Keith! I guess they snagged some birds back in the day to become known as “sparrow strainers”…LOL!

    – WildBillPho

  • Bryan D. Spellman
    Bryan D. Spellmanover 1 year ago

    What a beauty, Bill.

  • Thank you Bryan!

    – WildBillPho

  • ChasSinklier
    ChasSinklierover 1 year ago

    U r killing me with these Imperials Billy-B – - – love em ~:0) VivaChas!

  • This was a very good year for Imperials…Thanks Chas!

    – WildBillPho

  • sundawg7
    sundawg7over 1 year ago

    OHHHH YEAAAAHHHH….Supremo wheels and an ace capture & presentation….absolute fave. >Ron<

  • Thank you very much Ron! She is a real beauty…I was very concerned about all the reflections.

    – WildBillPho

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