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Photoshoot for 4 Wheel Drive Toyota Ownders Mag

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by barlowrs, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:44 PM
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    barlowrs

    barlowrs [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Well I was lucky enough to be contacted by 4wd Toyota Owners magazine (if you don’t know what this is, you shouldn't have a Toyota...haha...go check it out, it’s a great mag).

    Anyway, their photographer, Joel Moranton (www.Moranton.com) was cool enough to jump in my rig for a day of wheeling and pictures. I must say, this guy is talented! the pics speak for themselves, my truck really isn’t this pretty, it’s all his photography skills!

    I am not sure if I will actually be in the mag yet, that has to be determined later once they examine the other 2nd gen competition, but the opportunity was cool enough for me. anyway, here are some pics:

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  2. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:46 PM
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    97yota4wd

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    looking good man! hope you make it in the mag!
     
  3. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:47 PM
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    steve o 77

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  4. Jul 5, 2011 at 9:51 PM
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    brettb

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    I agree. Your truck isnt that pretty.

    Because its PRETTY EFFING SICK!
     
  5. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:41 AM
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    Awesome shots! And the truck is BADASS you gonna be at Laguna Seca for Motogp again? I remember seeing your rude there last year. I wanna get a closer look at that beast.
     
  6. Jul 6, 2011 at 8:32 AM
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    lembowski

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    Impressive! Just think you won't see anymore of that terrain in Kansas :(
     
  7. Jul 6, 2011 at 9:07 AM
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    brian

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    Awesome, good luck!

    *trying not to thread jack this but if anyone in NorCal wants to do a photo shoot. PM me. I'll do the first two for free. Trying to built a portfolio of 4WD, testing the waters of sorts.
     
  8. Jul 6, 2011 at 9:11 AM
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    JLee

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    Congrats I'm a subscriber so hope to see you in the Mag.
     
  9. Jul 6, 2011 at 9:14 AM
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    tacomarotto

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    sweeeet ill be lookin for ya
     
  10. Jul 6, 2011 at 9:58 AM
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    Awesome truck dude, pretty cool shoots. Good luck with making it into the mag.
     
  11. Jul 6, 2011 at 10:06 AM
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    Congrats, the photos look awesome Joel takes great pics. Look forward to seeing the issue of 4WDTO with your truck in it.
     
  12. Jul 6, 2011 at 10:08 AM
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    thats sick man, i wish i could find one in stores, but ill stay on the look out
     
  13. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:11 AM
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    Yup, We will be there again for sure. We may end up doing a hotel this year instead of camping, but I will let you know as we get our plans set.
     
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    This is true, luckily, some things came up and I am not heading out to Wichita...yet..haha. Still in so cal for a while.
     
  15. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:15 AM
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    Right on man. We will hopefully be set up camping in the same spot right by the shuttle stop in the archery area again. We've managed to snag the same spot the last 3 yrs. We'll be the white DCLB with the tent on it.
     
  16. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:25 AM
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    Thanks guys, it was a lot of fun, just happy i got the chance.
     
  17. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:29 AM
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    How long did it take you to fab up the changes you made to your Allpro That is good news for the summer! light hoop? I just picked up 3 Strikers for mine and I'm trying to figure out the perfect mounting spot. I unfortunately can't weld so I will have to rely on a shop to help out.
     
  18. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:38 AM
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    looks good congrats.
     
  19. Jul 6, 2011 at 11:47 AM
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    Very nice!!! :)
     
  20. Jul 6, 2011 at 6:01 PM
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    shane100700 Look'n like a fool with your pants on the ground..

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    Awesome man, and good luck! :cheers:
     
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