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Bonneville Betty
12-AUG-2018

Bonneville Betty

Bonneville Salt Flats, UT

A 1928-29 Ford that ran in the mid 150 mph range. I shot this with a full frame equivalent focal length of 840mm. It was one of my few successful shots at that length, mainly because things are very hard to spot when they are moving fast, pretty far away, with heat waves coming up off the salt and with a very narrow angle of view. I have since bought a device to help with that.


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Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II ,Olympus Zuiko 300mm f/2.8 Digital ED
1/3200s f/6.3 at 420.0mm iso200 with 1.4 Teleconvereter full exif

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Mike Stobbs07-Sep-2018 21:56
Well done image at that distance....and yes what is the "device" braVo...Mike
SLC_Images05-Sep-2018 05:10
Great shot, Dan! Great constrasting yellow against the white salt. VT!!!!!
John Vass05-Sep-2018 04:33
This came out well! V So what is the device?
joseantonio05-Sep-2018 04:11
nice contrast of colors.V.
Dennis Hoyne05-Sep-2018 01:51
An exciting image, bright yellow against the white salt makes a terrific image. V
Frank Brault05-Sep-2018 01:09
Fantastic work and a fabulous image! V
Jim's Atavistic Visions05-Sep-2018 00:03
Good work...I imagine it was.
Hank Vander Velde04-Sep-2018 23:59
Excellent shot at 840 mm Dan.
Helen Betts04-Sep-2018 23:39
Great capture of this brilliant yellow car, which looks great against the white of the salt flats. V.
Range View 04-Sep-2018 23:15
Looks a mean machine in brilliant yellow.
David.
MarcViskens04-Sep-2018 22:56
Nice shot
globalgadabout04-Sep-2018 22:53
Betty seems a livewire, and a tad faster than even the Nikonmobile....a lot faster in fact...blistering image...V