Meet Marilyn Beitler – Queen Dirt Diva. Yes, this is THE Marilyn from Ajax Motorcycles. I have known Marilyn and Denny Bietler since the early 1980’s when I purchase my first Husquavarna motorcycle through them, back when Ajax Cycle was located in a strip mall on 89th Street in south OKC. Over the years they […]
Another mountain bike portrait for today’s 4x5x365 project. This image is a tad softer than yesterday’s but still usable since the darn negatives are so large.
I shot this 4×5 Kodak TMAX-100 sheet of film one day while mountain biking with friends at Draper Lake Mountain Bike Park in SE Oklahoma City. I coerced a few people to pose in front of my giant view camera for a quick portrait on their just-ridden mountain bike. Thankfully they had patience while I […]
Bill Dragoo wanted this photo with his son Jake, who helped out at Bill’s Adventure Rider training course in Lexington, Oklahoma. They are standing into Bill’s tricked out 2015 BMW R1200GS motorcycle on the banks of the South Canadian River.
Jake Dragoo works for House of Kawasaki and took off a couple of days to help his dad Bill Dragoo at the Adventure Training camp held in Lexington. Jake was able to ride his dad’s tricked out Beta 525 dual sport motorcycle for the training. I have ridden this bike myself and it is sweet, […]