I have received the 2017 Yamaha WR450F advert poster that a mate and I shot not far from where I live. The poster came up a lot better than I expected but when the team at Graf-X get a hold of something they make it look amazing. The advert (marketing) will run in Yamaha retailers … Continue reading AUS WR450F Ad
Not very often do I get the chance to be in-front of the lens but we needed to supply some imagery of the Australian model being ridden in Australian surroundings. So I grabbed my lensman (Gerry Brookes aka iKap4) and headed off to an area far enough away from society that we'd be able to … Continue reading In-front of the camera
Most times I ride I like to have some idea of how far I have gone or my lap times if I'm trying to improve my "on bike" fitness. During winter it's ok you can use your backpack and stash your phone. During summer the heat plus the back. Pack makes it a sweat fest … Continue reading Quad Lock
Recently I was asked to shoot the 2017 WR450F in it's "competition look"or should I say "enduro trim". This involves a lot of changes and modifications most notably the brake light and rear blinker structure. The replacement (smaller) LED brake light assembly is part of the "Enduro Kit" that came with my bike. It also comes … Continue reading Off with the add-ons..
As always the first ride is met with a little nervous energy as you just never know what to expect. This time it could have been a fair bit less as I did have a 2016 WR450F so the "actual" bike wouldn't really be that much different it was just down to how I chose … Continue reading The first ride
Yamaha Motor Australia asked for a few images of the bike for their files once I had the bike built and ready to ride. So I thought it'd be great to take it to a secluded area and fire of some statics while it was clean and the day was beautiful! I did numerous angles … Continue reading Just the two of us at the beach…