Cuba´s Classic: shiny oldtimer parked on street in Vedado, Havana

in vehiclephotography •  5 months ago

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I already mentioned that I am not a big fan of cars but I have still been able to identify at least the car brands of most of my Cuban entries for the #vehiclephotography contest hosted by @juliank.

Today, however, I am coming with an old vehicle that I completely failed to identify. If anyone knows what car it is, please feel free to write it down in the comments below. I can only say it was parked on a street in Vedado, the main financial district of Havana, Cuba.

Just like the last time, I prepared two color versions of the photo - let me know which one you like better. Here it is in monochrome:

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And this is the original colored image:

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Great photo! I really like the monochrome version of it; I feel like the one with colors had a bit too much noise in it. And I have no idea what type of car it is.

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Thanks @valth! :) I somehow find the b&w style fitting many Cuban photos better ;)

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Cool old cars... I want photography them too :))

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Thanks :) You should go to Cuba then, it is a heaven for old cars fans.

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Thank you!! And yes... soon I try go and look it what my eyes :) Steem go more up and I can go :)

I just spent ten minutes having a good look round @phortun and I couldn't find anything like it either. I looked for phoenix and griffin but, no luck!

Please let me know if anyone knows what it is. Just to satisfy my curiosity. 😊

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Thanks for your effort Gillian! I appreciate it. Obviously, this car doesn´t want to be identified :D

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It would appear not @phortun! 😁

I usually go for the monochrome but I really like the colors of the car that show its age and life story.
It looks closest to an old Desoto maybe? I'm loving the hood ornament, whatever it is!

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Thanks for your comment. I like the hood ornament too and I actually based my research on it, thinking it was the logo of the car brand but nope... :D

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