Rally, not fokusing on driving cars.

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by GRID, Oct 7, 2014.

  1. GRID

    GRID Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 22, 2011
    Last weekend it was the final in the swedish rally championship, but since the most people here isnt into rallying I´m showing some of the images I took that doesnt fokusing totaly on the rallying/driving/sliding part of this competition :)

    Prepared for the nightstages on friday evening. (oly 75mm)
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    The teams have a set number of tires to use, here´s four returning from the checkpoint where they have been approved for racing. (oly 75mm)
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    When you have a new car you have to put youre name on it, same day as the race :) (oly 75mm)
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    Alot of people out to see the cars drive by. (Canon 300mm)
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    Waiting for the next car. (canon 300mm)
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    And alot of photographers out, that i tend to select other places then to get different images. (canon 300mm)
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    The happy winners on the ramp after the race. (oly 12mm)
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    More winners in differnt classes (oly 75mm)
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    (oly 75mm)
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    And finaly the most painfull pic i took, and the camera and lens was fine :) (oly 12mm)
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  2. nstelemark

    nstelemark Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    May 28, 2013
    Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada
    Larry
    Like the last one - ouch!
     
  3. alex66

    alex66 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jul 23, 2010
    Now me I love rallying, did a bit of amateur rallying in my younger years it was very exciting, I am enjoying the photos on your site cheers.
     
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  4. wushumr2

    wushumr2 Mu-43 Regular

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    May 20, 2013
    Great pictures! Must have been both a hoot to watch and to drive the course if you were racing!
     
  5. DougVaughn

    DougVaughn Mu-43 Regular

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    Oct 30, 2013
    Franklin, TN
    Doug Vaughn
    Thanks for the post. Count me in as one who loves racing and enjoys images from all angles of the event.
     
  6. tosvus

    tosvus Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jan 4, 2014
    Great pics - glad the last one didn't mess up your lens! :)
     
  7. Aushiker

    Aushiker Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Sep 12, 2014
    Fremantle, Western Australia
    Andrew
    Yep, another motor-sport fan here. Thanks for sharing.

    Andrew
     
  8. Ulfric M Douglas

    Ulfric M Douglas Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Mar 6, 2010
    Northumberland
    Oh I like that bumperless look ;
    Got any more Volvos?

    Edit : totally found them! :thumbup:
     
  9. Aqualung

    Aqualung Mu-43 Regular

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    Jan 10, 2013
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    Chris
  10. GRID

    GRID Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 22, 2011
    That´s crazy, and you should never sit down when youre on a rally, no mater how safe it may seem.
     
  11. ahinesdesign

    ahinesdesign Mu-43 Veteran

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    Dec 6, 2011
    NC, USA
    Aaron
    Awesome images as usual!
     
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  12. soalle

    soalle Mu-43 Rookie

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    Aug 17, 2014
    It might have been painful, but I found it very beautiful!
     
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