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Jaguar S-Type Detail (2 of 3)

Posted by
Ian Smith (London, United Kingdom) on 4 June 2009 in Transportation and Portfolio.

Same car as yesterday's shot, but a more unique and stylish angle. They just don't make them like they used to!

FUJIFILM FinePix F30 1/450 second F/4.5 ISO 100 8 mm

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John Leech from Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom

Yup, the car was designed with scrummy photography in mind. What really makes me laugh is when nouveau jag owners put the prancing cat on modern versions. It just don't work.

4 Jun 2009 8:20am

@John Leech: Or putting the square bumbers from the MKII 3.8 litre manual overdrive on their 340s or 240s to make it look more powerful than it actuall is... ; )

olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

very nice shot !!

4 Jun 2009 9:15am

@olivier Paillet: Thank you Olivier!

Onlymehdi from Wayne, United States

This is an amazing angel, crop, i love it

4 Jun 2009 1:25pm

@Onlymehdi: A car this beautiful can only look good in all angles! : )

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Oh my, such an amazing beauty! And Ian, you've just captured its essence!!! Can't agree more to John's words!:-)

4 Jun 2009 1:36pm

@hugo poon: Thanks Hugo. 1 more shot of it to come, then I'll move on to some other nice old cars to complete the series.

Stu from Kyoto, Japan

Very very nicely done Ian. This could be straight from the pages of a glossy car magazine or a Pirelli calendar (minus the bikini babes, sadly). Next time?

4 Jun 2009 2:12pm

@Stu: Now that's a career move for me - but not sure my wife would be so keen (but sure to change her mind once the pay cheques start coming in...!) : ) Thanks for your kind comments.

Francesc B. from région parisienne, France

I'm in love with this angle and this car... another Jaguar here

22 Jul 2009 1:17pm

1/450 second
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