13
May

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 800iso, f5.6, 1/1000th, Manual
NHRA super comp driver Jimmy Stahl flips over as he crashes after losing a wheel during qualifying for the Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway. Stahl was alert and transported to a local hospital for observation.

Continue on to see all my best shots from race 7 of the 24 race NHRA series…

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27
Apr

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 6400iso, f3.2, 1/640th, Manual
NHRA nitro Harley Davidson motorcycle rider Takeshi Shigematsu launches off the starting line during qualifying for the Springnationals at Royal Purple Raceway.

Race five of the 24 race NHRA season is in the books, continue on to check out all my best shots from the NHRA Spring Nationals in Houston!

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25
Mar

Canon 1Dx, 300mm, 125iso, f5.6, 1/1600th, Aperture Priority
Exhaust smoke is backlit by the sun as NHRA top fuel driver  Leah Pritchett comes out of the shadows as she does a burnout during qualifying for the Gatornationals at Gainesville Raceway. CLICK HERE TO ORDER PRINT

Here are all my favorite images from one of the crown jewel events on the NHRA series, the Gatornationals. Continue on to see all my best shots!

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03
Mar

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 320iso, f6.3, 1/2000th, Manual
NHRA top fuel driver Terry Haddock has an engine fire in the first round of eliminations for the Arizona Nationals at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE IMAGE

Here are my favorite images from race two of the 2017 NHRA season, the Arizona Nationals.  Continue on to see all the shots!

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27
Jan

Canon 1Dx, 600mm, 500iso, f8, 1/4000th, Aperture Priority
NHRA pro mod driver Dan Stevenson has an engine fire after an explosion during qualifying for the Gatornationals at Auto Plus Raceway at Gainesville.

Time for my final Best of 2016 category with my best crash and burn shots of 2016. All drivers pictures walked away to race race again! Continue on to check them all out!

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Posted in Best of, Boat Racing, Crash, Daytona, Drag Racing, Indy Cars, IRL, Las Vegas, NASCAR, NHRA, P.I.R., Racing, Sports   Leave a comment
19
Dec
Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 640iso, f13, 1/200th, Manual with Strobes The Venator Rocky Boot sponsored car of two time NHRA champion Matt Hagan during a portrait shoot at Don Schumacher Racing.

Canon 1Dx, 70-200mm, 640iso, f13, 1/200th, Manual with Strobes
The Venator Rocky Boot sponsored car of two time NHRA champion Matt Hagan during a portrait shoot at Don Schumacher Racing. Click here to purchase print

Midway through December its time I get going with the 9th edition of my Best of the Year galleries.  Lets get things off to a fast start with all my favorite drag racing photos of 2016!

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13
Dec
Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 1250iso, f3.5, 1/2500th, Manual The sun sets as NASCAR Xfinity Series drivers line up in turn two for a restart during the Ford Ecoboost 300 at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 400mm, 1250iso, f3.5, 1/2500th, Manual
Was fortunate enough to cover my 11th career NASCAR championship race where some major history was made.  Continue on to see all my best shots from the weekend.

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30
Nov
Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 160iso, f2.8, 1/320th, Manual with Strobes NHRA funny car driver Ron Capps (left) and top fuel driver Antron Brown pose for a portrait with their world championship trophies after clinching their class championships during the Auto Club Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.

Canon 1Dx mk2, 70-200mm, 160iso, f2.8, 1/320th, Manual with Strobes
Here are my favorite shots from the final race of the NHRA season at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.

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10
Nov
Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 320iso, f5.6, 1/2500th, Manual And here is something I don't believe I have shot in the 25 plus years Ive been doing this. Check out the clutch disk in the air to the right of the boat!!

Canon 1Dx mk2, 600mm, 320iso, f5.6, 1/2500th, Manual
Heres all my favorite images from a weekend covering one of my favorite sports, top fuel drag boat racing!

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03
Nov
Canon 1Dx MkII, 600mm, 800iso, f5.6, 1/2500th, Manual Pedregon would nearly flip over backwards before the car would safely return to Earth. While Cruz picked up the win, the car was too damaged to return for the second round an hour later.

Canon 1Dx MkII, 600mm, 800iso, f5.6, 1/2500th, Manual
With 24 nitro funny cars on property for the NHRA Toyota Nationals I expected there to be some action but I certainly wasn’t expecting all the action in funny car that I ended up witnessing. Continue on to see all my favorite shots from a great weekend of racing in Las Vegas

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