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DTM at Das Brands-Hatchenring, 8th June 07

 
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Jun 08, 2007 13:36 |  #1

Made my way to Brands Hatch today for the testing sessions (and qualifying for some other classes racing) of the DTM today.

Started off cool and overcast - so bad that the helicopter was grounded and the organsisers said that the DTM and Euro F3s wouldn't be running on track until the weather brightened up sufficiently for the chopper to be able to fly - essential for a medical emergency. The weather brightened up nicely towards the end of the sessions though, which was nice.

Anyway here are a few shots, I've got a whole load more to crack on through but won't be doing those until Sunday night, am going to B-H again tomorrow too.

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Was playing around with parameters and think that full contrast is a bit much for displaying on the web, have turned it down on the camera body now.

Tomczyck early on at Druids

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The Hak goes to the seaside
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La Rosa exiting Druids
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Hakkinen before he wanted to play at sandcastles
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Paul di Resta on the Kerb @ Clearways
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Through the fence again at Druids, 120-300+2xTC
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And to finish off this thread...a pan. Relatively high shutter speed of 1/100s this one as these boys are quite fast.
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Jun 08, 2007 13:45 |  #2

Good stuff Dave, number 4 is my fave :)


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Jun 08, 2007 15:07 |  #3

Enjoyed looking at these Dave, thanks for posting :-)


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Jun 08, 2007 15:10 |  #4

stunning ! .. so sharp


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Jun 08, 2007 16:40 |  #5

Very nIce Dave



  
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Jun 08, 2007 18:31 |  #6

Great work again.
Looking forward to seeing at least one racing event at Brands in the next few months.
My 120-300 needs a new mate ;)


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Jun 08, 2007 20:48 |  #7

awesome shots dave, Mika's car is the sexiest thing iv ever seen i think.


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Jun 09, 2007 00:33 |  #8

Loving the pic's , enjoyed yesterday the FPA were throwing there cars at the scenery at clearways quite a bit..

im stationed middle of paddock hill bend , bring on today!

PS: sidecar passengers ARE the missing link , they are nuts!




  
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Jun 09, 2007 07:29 |  #9

damn all the motorsport in the UK :(

awesome cars to shoot, great shots


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Jun 09, 2007 11:22 |  #10

Paul C-J wrote in post #3346737 (external link)
Loving the pic's , enjoyed yesterday the FPA were throwing there cars at the scenery at clearways quite a bit..

im stationed middle of paddock hill bend , bring on today!

PS: sidecar passengers ARE the missing link , they are nuts!

I agree, the Sidecars were a bit nuts!


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Jun 09, 2007 15:48 |  #11

Very pleasant as per usual Mr G. I shall be enjoying watching this from the comfort of my armchair on Sunday afternoon. :)

If the MK3 ever turns up (touchy subject ATM) i'll probably be back at Brands for the Autoglym HSCC festival at the end of the month.


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Jun 10, 2007 01:48 |  #12

Love the pics! Do you happen to have another shot of Mika Hakkinen?


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Jun 10, 2007 03:48 |  #13

Same here Geoff, just minus the 1DmkIII.

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Cheers for the comments guys, I'll do another thread with some highlights of yesterday's nutters as this fulfils the 8 shots per thread quota.

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Jun 10, 2007 05:06 |  #14

Very nice Dave, I particularly like the first and last one.


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Jun 10, 2007 13:06 |  #15

very nice Dave_G! He was my idol in F1, and the reason why I karted ever since he won the Championship.


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