Shooting Modern Auto Racing with a 1926 Kodak Brownie – PetaPixel (blog)

Shooting Modern Auto Racing with a 1926 Kodak Brownie – PetaPixel (blog)

Photographer Murilee Martin has shot auto racing for over a decade now, but recently he decided to give himself a challenge: he covered a race using a “point-and-shoot” camera that contains 100-year-old+ camera technology. In a piece for car enthusiast magazine Autoweek, Martin writes that while his camera of choice these days is a DSLR, […]

Moroney makes case for Aurie's roughie – Racing.com

Moroney makes case for Aurie's roughie – Racing.com

Yesterday’s Songs (Image: Slickpix) He’s the longest shot in the 10-horse Aurie’s Star Handicap (1200m) field, but Yesterday’s Songs is going as well as he ever has leading into the Group 3 sprint, according to trainer Mike Moroney. The seven-year-old son of Henrythenavigator has not banked a win since triumphing in the Listed Wangoom Handicap […]

Racing: Payne set stage for Cup winner – New Zealand Herald

Michelle Payne shocked the racing world the day she created history by being the first woman to ride a Melbourne Cup winner. Not by riding Prince Of Penzance to win the world’s most prized handicap on that beautifully fine Flemington day, November 3, 2015, but by saying down a live television feed that racing had […]

INSIGHT: Visit Florida Racing's bold Ligier leap – Racer

INSIGHT: Visit Florida Racing's bold Ligier leap – Racer

Troy Flis’ decision to make a late-season change in LMP2 chassis suppliers was bold and inspired. Driven by the kind of bravery that only fear can produce, the Visit Florida Racing team owner took stock of his situation and came to an honest conclusion: Without switching to a faster car, his team would head into […]

Nine enshrined into racing's Hall of Fame – Albany Times Union

Nine enshrined into racing's Hall of Fame – Albany Times Union

2017 Hall of Fame jockey Javier Castellano, center is assisted in holding his HOF plaque by fellow Hall members John Velazquez, left and Ramon Dominguez, right at the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame induction ceremony held Aug. 4, 2017 at the Fasig Tipton auditorium in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. (Skip Dickstein/Times Union) less […]

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