A few things to know about motorcycle photography from the shadow of Tinseltown: It may look like a breeze, but it seldom is. Planning and timing are important, and so is a lust-worthy machine, but a polished image takes teamwork. Wardrobe and "talent" are key. Start with the most talented rider you know and put them in gear appropriate for the bike you're shooting. It's only then that you're ready to get to work. And—just like in Hollywood—don't be satisfied with just a single take.