It’s always great to reunite with friends you haven’t seen in awhile. I’ve known Rheena and Randy for more than 15 years through the car show scene, and we share a bunch of mutual friends and acquaintances in the local car community. When she contacted me to ask me to take photos of her new car, I was more than […]

A look back at the year 2015 in photos, through the lens of Armin H. Ausejo. Includes automotive, landscape, and Formula DRIFT photography.

After a four-month wait, new wheels for my Audi S3 finally arrived. You can read all about the buyer’s journey here on NWMotiv: https://www.nwmotiv.com/new-shoes-for-armins-audi-s3-ella/ But you can see all of the fresh new photos here below:    

What a year, 2014 was! I may not have taken as many photos as I had in previous years, but I’d say the quality is up there amongst the best in recent memory. Rather than taking photos of anything and everything, I ended up being a bit more selective for the most part this year, and really took my time. […]

Since I started using my Nikon D700 last November, I hadn’t really changed my line-up of lenses.  My Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D and Nikkor 85mm f/1.8D felt right at home with the new full frame sensor, and the Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8G satisfied my everyday walk around lens requirement, but none of these lenses really offered anything new to me.  On top […]

Make no mistake: I love the E46 M3.  What I didn’t love however, was the maintenance costs associated with owning a used M3 outside of warranty.  These costs eventually started to catch up with me, so I decided to start looking into new cars as a replacement. As I’ve grown older, having absolute power and street superiority were no longer […]