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Old 8th of August 2006 (Tue)   #1
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From Thruxton





Still going well even with a left rear flat




Abit to close with my 500
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Old 9th of August 2006 (Wed)   #2
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Second last one is great, although IMHO it would have benefoted from a slightly lower shutter speed to put some blur into the front wheel.

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cool, good stuff

can't wait to freeze my nuts off at Brands in November to see these boys again
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Nice shots Alan. That 500mm gives you a great angle at the complex.
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Alan, so this is were you've been hiding.........

These are great, a friend of mine goes to Thruxton to watch touring cars,i've never been that interested. but Trucks, Wow!

I like them all, but No 3 is my favorite. i would never have thought to use 500mm ( to long? ) you proved me wrong.
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I wouldn't like to have only a tyre wall and some Armco between me and them. Bad enough when a heavy car like a Jag hits the barrier at your feet, never mind one of those things.

I have a commercial shoot at Silverstone in a few weeks and my 500 will get one of its rare outings. I find it too restrictive for Oulton and Cadwell where I spend most of my time.

Why shoot in Av and end up with such high shutter speeds? Hope you don't mind me asking.
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Great shots. This is one of those motorsports that I am surprised has never caught on here in the US.
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