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Old 06-21-06, 01:03 PM   #1
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Even clients love the xtracycle :)

So I finally commuted to work.

I had a pretty good scare about 3 miles into my ride when I looked back and saw nothing on the deck. I hadn't tightened my camera bad down tight enough and it slid off the side. Luckily the straps held, so it was just hanging on the side of the bike!

Halfway there.



I wasn't sure how the couple would take me showing up on a bike, turns out I had nothing to worry about. Everybody loves this thing




Xtracycle- A bike for lovebirds

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Old 06-21-06, 01:24 PM   #2
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aaawww too cute! You know they are gonna put the xtracycle on their gift registry now, don'tcha?
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Hey, she is cute. Maybe you should photoshop yourself into the pic.
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Xtracycles rock!
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Man...these xtracycle threads are evil....I'm supposed to stop spending so much on bike stuff argh!

Even though I can't fit one in the elevator, I'm still sooo tempted to get one.


edit: and good photos man!
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haha no thanks, my wife tops all
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Mmm...L lens....

*drool*
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I love my Xtracycle. I get all the women with it.

Well...actually...I don't.

I do manage to carry all my firedancing equipment with it!

What do you do, BAH?
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Man...these xtracycle threads are evil....I'm supposed to stop spending so much on bike stuff argh!
My thoughts exactly. Wow I want one bad.
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Old 06-21-06, 10:23 PM   #10
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I love my Xtracycle. I get all the women with it.

Well...actually...I don't.

I do manage to carry all my firedancing equipment with it!

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you get paid to take photographs of that quality?
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All I want for christmas is a big white lens. Scwew my two fwont teef...
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Looks like you had to lower the seat for the guy to ride your bike...
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Old 06-22-06, 08:33 AM   #15
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A perfect place to mount one of the hydrogen peroxide/kerosene rocket motors a German used recently to set a bicycle speed record. And a good way to discourage tailgating vehicles .
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i was gonna ask if you shoot porn but that is probably in poor taste right??? but those two sure look the part... again i apologize for the bad taste but c'mon now???

looking at that pic the porno music just start playing in my head.
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haha, not a fan eh?? The above shots, no. they were just for fun on the way to and after the shoot. The photography I get paid for is here http://www.derekpearson.com


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Yossarian. Yeah I lowered it, it was way to short for him, but I didn't want there to be any complications getting on or off


Max a mill nah nothing like that. weddings, kids and music are my main gigs but I get the occasional product, fashion, car or sports gig as well.

Most dudes are interested in the music and sports bit


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Great shot! Went to high school with him and Mike - both nice guys. GD has gotten stellar but they're still sellouts.

Now The Mr. T Experience.... that was a great group!
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I rummaged around your online portfolio...you have some of the best wedding shots I have ever seen...and I hate wedding photos!

I am stunned, friend...just stunned!
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Beautiful pics. How much correction do you perform in photo programs?
For the GD guy...You're so funny...sellouts. My God, what is Rancid? I bet you jerked it to them at some point. You know what? If you had a band that became popular, and had the chance to become insanely rich....I'm pretty sure you would take it.

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You're so funny...sellouts. My God, what is Rancid? I bet you jerked it to them at some point. You know what? If you had a band that became popular, and had the chance to become insanely rich....I'm pretty sure you would take it.
Yeah, you're right.
Don't worry though - still got love for them.

Last time I talked to Mike, it was at Denny's after their show with SamIAm headlined by Mr. T. The funny thing is that he told me they were going to get a record contract soon. Who knew?
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