A few weeks ago I was contacted via Flickr mail by Jeep’s PR agency:
You have some great shots! I especially love the ones of your Tab and Burning Man! I sent you an email a little while ago about using some of your photos in a Jeep ad. You’re photos have a great feel and show the true spirit of Jeep.
Coolness! And to think I was just about to let my Flickr Pro account expire…
Ultimately, Jeep decided to buy 20 of our photos (including many taken by Cherie as well) for their upcoming “Have Fun Out There” campaign.
They just sent me details on the first print dates:
08/03/07 – New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal
08/13/07 – New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal
Though the photos will be just thumbnail size, this is still pretty exciting. Here are my favorites of the twenty that Jeep picked: