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Featured Grand Prix - Paddock

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by West, Oct 6, 2017.

  1. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Some behind the scene shots. IMSA BMW GARAGE BW (2).JPG IMSA LEXUS PIT BW.JPG IMSA PORSCHE HELMETS BW.JPG IMSA TIRE TECH BW.JPG
     
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  2. Great images. Especially like the first shot.

    Samuel
     
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  3. Gives a real feel for the race track. The first image really jumps out at me. You really have good tonal range on all of these shots.
     
  4. Bart

    Bart

    Sep 20, 2009
    Great series, West!
    Excellent b&w's.
    The mood behind the scenes seems a lot more relaxed than I imagine it'd be on the track :) 
     
  5. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Thanks for looking. You won't see too many wasted moves with these guys, when it's time to GO they are a fine tuned machine.
    IMSA Lexus BW.JPG
     
  6. Commodorefirst

    Commodorefirst Admin/Moderator Administrator

    May 1, 2005
    Missouri
    Excellent set of images, nice conversion. Featured!
     
  7. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Approve !! IMSA girls bw.JPG
     
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  8. You gotta love those racing images...:woot: 

    Kidding aside, really nice work West.
     
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  9. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Thanks Fred, still sorting through over 4K frames.
    IMSA PORSCHE BW INKY.JPG
     
  10. ijm5012

    ijm5012

    186
    Jul 25, 2017
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Great shots. I go to a few races a year to help out with tires, and work with guy you photographed in the last image of the first post. Great guy who’s been around the industry for a long time.

    Were you there shooting for a team, or just for yourself as a spectator/fan?
     
  11. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    IMSA PROTOTYPE GARAGE BW.JPG
    He made for a good subject when I was walking the pits looking for material.
    Media Laguna Seca.JPG IMSA pit crew BW.JPG
     
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  12. Bart

    Bart

    Sep 20, 2009
    Great reportage with excellent b&w's, West!
     
  13. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    Thanks for commenting.
    IMSA prototype 85 bw.JPG
     
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  14. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    You can copy and email him that photo if you want, it's not one that made my short list.
     
  15. Great series and perfect black and white!
     
  16. I really like that first shot!
     
  17. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    IMSA prototype 31 BW.JPG
    Another shot of the BMW Team RLL. Dave Letterman is a co-owner of the team. IMSA BMW garage 24.JPG
     
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  18. mematsu

    mematsu

    May 2, 2007
    los angeles
    Awesome set.
     
  19. West

    West

    Jan 2, 2012
    Vancouver BC
    IMSA is a car lover's dream.

    IMSA AMG corkscrew.JPG
     
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