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    NASCAR's doing a Pit Stop Tour this week in Manhattan. There are over a half-dozen cars spread around midtown-ish for your viewing, picture-taking, and listening pleasure. Every once-in-awhile, they fire one up and rev the engine. omg -LOUD!

    I used my new gorillapod to shoot this early this morning.

    Maps & info available here.

    joey_foto, StangGT, AquaMaureen, and 25 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. VickerMonkee 101 months ago | reply

      Neat image. And yes, they are very loud =)

    2. James Hanlon 101 months ago | reply


      Great capture and composition with a strong sense of movement!

      Seen in NYC 5

    3. Pro-Zak 101 months ago | reply

      They were actually the slowest cars on the street (parked). The taxis are whizzing by (25 second exposure).

    4. spikeblacklab 101 months ago | reply

      Wow! Very cool find! Great shot - those cars are always so colorful. :)

    5. jasonlocations 99 months ago | reply

      How do you like the gorillapod so far? Do you trust it to secure your camera to a tree or pole? I was thinking of picking one up.

    6. Pro-Zak 99 months ago | reply

      Tree or pole, well .... maybe. Wrapping all three legs around just the right size of vertical pole/tree can almost work, but I don't trust it. Too 'iffy'. But if you wrap two top legs around a pole/tree and use the third one as a support, it'll work fine.

      I find now that I'm using it exclusively as an extemely versatile mini-tripod, and not as some crazy hanging device.

      btw - I was in B&H last week and saw that Sunpak is re-branding the Joby.

    7. jasonlocations 99 months ago | reply

      thanks. I plan on picking one up. was that photo by the Waldorf Astoria?

    8. Pro-Zak 99 months ago | reply

      This was from in front of the 7th Avenue entrance to Penn Station.

    9. joey_foto 95 months ago | reply

      holy cow, WOWWWWWWWWWWW

    10. inmyworld28 95 months ago | reply

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    11. saxfreak2k4 90 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Artistic NASCAR, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

    12. 3daze 77 months ago | reply

      Love this car....congrats to JJ!!

    13. tsevis 72 months ago | reply

      This is soooo cool! Congrats!
      I LOVE NASCAR too!

    14. tammye* 71 months ago | reply

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    15. AppleCrypt 70 months ago | reply

      brilliant image !!!!!

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