Burnout: Dream Catcher


I almost forgot about these awesome photos I shot at the Hooter's Casino Hotel.


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We missed the Prince tribute show, but Mike still kept it sexy.


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They had a store that sold nothing but cage fighting gear. Death Clutch?


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Can't believed we stayed here.


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Back in Albuquerque ....

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This thing.

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Kickflip redemption for Bill.

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Ed breaks it down for the layman.


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'Oh I get it, he's that kid that bounces all those balls.'


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This celebration circle was for the big, big maneuver he did after the kickflip.


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He's tough, but when praise is due, Barnett never holds back.


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Meanwhile, in the bushes ...


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Demo time. Having someone who can bust big air always helps in these situations.


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Double boo-yah.


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the kids


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stones of dissent


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God, I'm glad I'm not a teenager anymore.


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Leo decided to blast big out of this contraption because ...


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actually, no one was sure why he tried this.


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Not even him.


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'What? Are we done?'


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Dan Lu hooks up the drones, sockwise.


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'So ..... Whole Foods?'

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