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Car Crazy
Posted By: Sailor, 01-10-2008, 09:03 PM

Lot's of car photos on the forum lately - get's my blood up, to be honest (I'm 61 going on 16). Here are some shots I grabbed a couple of years ago at the Mopar Nationals, which we attended coincedentally with a visit to see my daughter at Ohio State (I've never owned a Chrysler product in my life - but they put on a good show). Some of these images I posted some time ago - perhaps on another forum - I can't remember 'cause I'm old as the hills. Anyway here are pictures of some beautiful cars and related stuff.

Jer

Smokin' Hemi:



Nervous, squinting girl waits to light up a Road Runner on the drag strip:



Christine 1:



Christine 2:



Christine 3:



Blower:



Smiling bride (of 39 years) kindly holds my beer right before I change lenses:



Daughter, Robin, who is unmoved by fast cars, but enjoyed a culture she'd never experienced:



Finally the new guy - just a straight six I'm afraid - shot a couple of weeks ago:


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01-11-2008, 01:16 AM   #2
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This is a very nice series, Jerry.

I had not photographed cars and never did snap shots well either. Would love to attempt a few tries since there seemed to be a good angle picked by most photographers here.
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great shots mate... i too, am a certified petrol head!! that hemi looks like it has some balls.. nice one!
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Nice series Jer - I love the Christine shots! So that is what she looked like before the black paint ! Man I miss the chrome on cars .... pain in the butt to keep clean but when it is ....

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Oh my...is that first one a 67 Charger?
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Thanks, guys. Lot of great car shots on the forum lately.

Steve, the first shot is of a Charger - but I don't know the year. I was a Ford guy back in those days, so my knowledge of the Chrysler stuff is limited to the fact that if they could be bad news if you ran up against one on the street!

Jer
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