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Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f8, 1/200th, Manual with Flash NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown celebrates with funny car teammate Johnny Gray after they both won their classes to deliver the 200th win for Don Schumacher Racing. Congrats to everyone at DSR for this awesome feat.

Sorry for the delay with getting Sundays blog from Gainesville posted but lets be real, its not like anyone waits to get race results from this blog… well I hope not at least! Lets head out to the Gators for a historic day of racing.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 500iso, f5.6, 1/800th, Aperture Priority A young fan is held up by his father to view NHRA top fuel dragster driver Steve Torrence warming up his car in the pits prior to eliminations at the Gatornationals.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 500iso, f5.6, 1/800th, Aperture Priority
A young fan is held up by his father to view NHRA top fuel dragster driver Steve Torrence warming up his car in the pits prior to eliminations at the Gatornationals.

Photo by Gary Nastase Here is a photo I have wanted to get the last few years. Myself with legendary drag racing photographer Steve Reyes. This guy was my fathers idol when he started shooting drag racing back in the 70's. I can only hope to one day have the deep drag racing archive of images that Steve does!

Photo by Gary Nastase
Here is a photo I have wanted to get the last few years. Myself with legendary drag racing photographer Steve Reyes. This guy was my fathers idol when he started shooting drag racing back in the 70’s. I can only hope to one day have the deep drag racing archive of images that Steve does!

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash Top fuel rookie Leah Pruett greets the fans during driver introductions at the starting line prior to first round of racing.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 100iso, f8, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
Top fuel rookie Leah Pruett greets the fans during driver introductions at the starting line prior to first round of racing.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f7.1, 1/2000th, Manual Funny car driver Bob Tasca III surveys his car at the top end after the rear end became locked following his first round loss.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 400iso, f7.1, 1/2000th, Manual
Funny car driver Bob Tasca III surveys his car at the top end after the rear end became locked following his first round loss.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 640iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual Four time NHRA pro stock champion Greg Anderson rocks a new silver paint scheme to his Summit sponsored Chevy.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 640iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual
Four time NHRA pro stock champion Greg Anderson rocks a new silver paint scheme to his Summit sponsored Chevy.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 800iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual Top alcohol funny car driver Dale Brand gets his car WAYYY crossed up as the parachutes come out in the shutdown area.

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 800iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual
Top alcohol funny car driver Dale Brand gets his car WAYYY crossed up as the parachutes come out in the shutdown area.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown defeats teammate Spencer Massey during the semi finals of the Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 1250iso, f7.1, 1/2500th, Manual
NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown defeats teammate Spencer Massey during the semi finals of the Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f8, 1/200th, Manual with Flash NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown celebrates with funny car teammate Johnny Gray after they both won their classes to deliver the 200th win for Don Schumacher Racing. Congrats to everyone at DSR for this awesome feat.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f8, 1/200th, Manual with Flash
NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown celebrates with funny car teammate Johnny Gray after they both won their classes to deliver the 200th win for Don Schumacher Racing. Congrats to everyone at DSR for this awesome feat.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f7.1, 1/250th, Manual with Flash NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown kisses wife Billie Brown at the top end after winning his Gatornationals crown.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f7.1, 1/250th, Manual with Flash
NHRA top fuel dragster driver Antron Brown kisses wife Billie Brown at the top end after winning his Gatornationals crown.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f7.1, 1/200th, Manual with Flash Pro stock motorcycle winner Hector Arana Jr would be all smiles as he greeted the fans along the red carpet on his way to the winners circle.

Canon 1Dx, 24-70mm, 320iso, f7.1, 1/200th, Manual with Flash
Pro stock motorcycle winner Hector Arana Jr would be all smiles as he greeted the fans along the red carpet on his way to the winners circle.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 500iso, f2.8, 1/800th, Manual NHRA pro stock driver Allen Johnson celebrates on the podium after winning the Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 500iso, f2.8, 1/800th, Manual
NHRA pro stock driver Allen Johnson celebrates on the podium after winning the Gatornationals at Auto-Plus Raceway at Gainesville.

Got a few weeks until my next NHRA race in Vegas so look for some Basketball and Baseball blogs the next few weeks!


 
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  1. I wish i can be at every Event. I love Drag Racing. If any one needs Help, Please let me know. Thank you.

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