austin moto gp

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  1. glenn

    glenn Active Member

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    Taken as austin
     

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    Mattie660 Well-Known Member

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    Good pictures.

    Did you get any of Marc Marquez ?

    The Repsol Hondas look good in pictures - nice bright colours .
     
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    . One for you mate
     
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    That's what I'm talkin' about. Excellent shot!

    Interesting to note MM's bike with a disc cover. No adverse weather conditions in Austin, so I wonder whether it was to keep the track dust at bay? As it turned out, from being in front, he wouldn't have been riding through the 'dust storm' anyway.
     
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    Glen, wonderful pictures. Thank you.
     
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    Awesome pics.

    Is VR the most photographed man EVER! :eek:

    I didnt even notice the 'winglets' on MM fairing during the race...still photographs make that lean angle look mental; absolutely awesome.
     
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    I believe the covers are to retain heat in the carbon discs to keep them at a certain operating temperature.
     
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    Great pictures, what shutter speed did you use on these?
     
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    True, BL1. But the temperatures were high. Did you hear discussions about a 'soft' tyre not being made available because they were outside the temperature range of 13 -35 degrees?

    I'm intrigued now. I might have to replay my recording and see if others had their covers on!! Cheers!
     
  10. glenn

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    hi 1/640
     
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    Cheers, it certainly stopped the action.
     

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