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Mar 24, 2006 14:43 |  #1

This thread contains links to threads containing tips, tutorials and advice submitted by some of our more talented motorsport photographers. The thread will be kept locked. If you come across a thread on this forum that you think should be included here, drop me a PM.

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Mar 24, 2006 14:45 |  #2

Best use of location and AF points for motorsport - Ken Grey (KennyG)
UK Motorsport photogs - communications - Ken Grey (KennyG)
Motorsports safety for photograpers - Indy Jeff and others.


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Mar 07, 2007 09:29 |  #3

How do you go about getting a press pass

Public Liability Cover at a track day

Lambocars has two tuts here: Race photography, a day at the track

Any tips on Drag Race photography?

We get a lot of questions on this, too:

Air Show Photography:

Airshow guys - prop freeze?

Posted by peacock: " I always try to shoot the prop plane @ less than 1/125..."
https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=209768

Do a search for "Threads started by" Marauder61 for some inspiration. Or look at his gallery which has the exif data: Marauder61 (external link)

Shooting FROM aircraft:

Helicopter Photography Primer
http://www.naturescape​s.net/062004/ej0604.ht​m (external link)

aerial photography - how to shoot?
https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=240871

Shooting landscapes from a heli - what would you bring?
https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=208602

Aerial photographs; some tips - gyro stabilizer lenses & gyroscopic stabilizer for sharper aerial photography & video cameras
http://www.websiteopti​mization.com/speed/twe​ak/stabilizer/ (external link)

Shoot through the fence: Indianapolis 500 Pole Day Practice

Motor Sport Photography - What to Charge

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Why do you guys use manual? AV makes more sense.
http://www.photography​-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=130176

Picprinter's thread: Shutter Speed and Flash Duration– a tutorial with sprint cars.

Show Us Your Slow Shutter Speed Shots


FrankC - 20D, RAW, Manual everything...
Classic Carz, Racing, Air Show, Flowers.
Find the light... A few Car Lighting Tips, and MOVE YOUR FEET!
Have you thought about making your own book? // Need an exposure crutch?
New Image Size Limits: Image must not exceed 1600 pixels on any side.

  
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Aug 15, 2007 23:04 |  #4

Some good posts on post processing for motorsports photography:
https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=363030

Indoor Motocross ( Arenacross) suggestions please?

Go-Karting tips (outdoor)


FrankC - 20D, RAW, Manual everything...
Classic Carz, Racing, Air Show, Flowers.
Find the light... A few Car Lighting Tips, and MOVE YOUR FEET!
Have you thought about making your own book? // Need an exposure crutch?
New Image Size Limits: Image must not exceed 1600 pixels on any side.

  
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Jul 24, 2008 22:13 |  #5

Shooting Drag Strips


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