Norfolk n good


Photo Information
This car managed 120 Mph on the drag strip, beleive it or not! I think he concentrated on the engine before the body work

Taken at NSRA drag race
15/09/2012 - 21:52Hullman
CategorySports / Action
Shutter Speed1/250
Aperturef/14
LensN/A
ISO400
Focal Length260mm
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nonur

Link Posted 16/09/2012 - 10:01
Amazing info, good shot!
Regards,
Nezih

OldTaffy

Link Posted 16/09/2012 - 12:45
Your choice of 1/250 shutter priority was a good compromise, allowing a reasonable amount of 'panning' effect. Works well for me.

The track seems shiny, judging by the reflections. Was it wet? Can one run a drag race on a wet strip???

Martin
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Hullman

Link Posted 16/09/2012 - 15:43
Thank you both for the great comment.

Taffy, the track was bone dry but I assume covered in rubber and worn smooth by all the cars racing down the 1/4 mile strip. At least that what I think it was, not really an expert so just guessing

Was lucky with the angle of the sun though, it gave me a nice reflection.
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