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    친애하는 지도자 N.O.T's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by tommeke_B View Post
    You shouldn't judge this guy for one odd photo. In contrary to NOT, Jaanus Ree is one of the pro photographers I respect the most. I think he was a photographer already before he started following rally, for most other rally photographers it is different indeed. But he is far from lazy, does probably most recce and preparation of all photographers. You can find him in every possible place, beyond where many of the "pros" would ever go, and that with lots of extra baggage to carry his tripods and lightning equipment. His photos often carry an atmosphere that you can rarely find from others. Also technically I think he's the best photographer, he has a lot of knowledge about both natural and artificial light which very few rally photographers have. Also his editing is spot on...

    These are a few other photos he's taken this year:

    https://scontent.fbru1-1.fna.fbcdn.n...25&oe=5C0B8600

    https://scontent.fbru1-1.fna.fbcdn.n...36&oe=5BD8BBD2

    https://scontent.fbru1-1.fna.fbcdn.n...a7&oe=5BD19AFC

    https://scontent.fbru1-1.fna.fbcdn.n...84&oe=5C05F0EC
    3 out of 4 of these are taken in spots that are in the official guides...

    the fact that he was a photographer before following the WRC shows because his photos technically are immaculate but the spots he chooses are shit 90% of the time as with every pro.

    The fact that he goes through the stages and still chooses those shit places like the last picture shows that he has not learnt anything from years of following the sport.
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    Prefer the old school snappers who's only aids were the techniques they learned rather than the software that was available. Tamotsu Futamura, Reinhard Klein, Maurice Selden, Hugh Bishop are my heroes and their work stands up to anything today especially as the events they covered were longer with little or no repeat stages.

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    I somehow fail to see what is wrong on using new technologies available. Of course overdoing postprocessing may lead to a ridiculous result. It's a sort of art after all and people either have the feeling or they don't which means not only that those who create stupidly looking photos today would hardly do good photos in the past but as well that those who did good photos in the past would do them again and they would also use the modern technologies if they could. They didn't use them simply because they were not available.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mirek View Post
    I somehow fail to see what is wrong on using new technologies available. Of course overdoing postprocessing may lead to a ridiculous result. It's a sort of art after all and people either have the feeling or they don't which means not only that those who create stupidly looking photos today would hardly do good photos in the past but as well that those who did good photos in the past would do them again and they would also use the modern technologies if they could. They didn't use them simply because they were not available.
    Wasn't a criticism just my personal preference. Futamura for certain would have been at the forefront of using new technologies to enhance his work if they had been around at his peak. Biggest problem for me regards images in the current era is that the nature of todays events means there are more snappers chasing fewer good locations especially where the FIA have stipulated they should stand. On the subject of snappers is Massimo Bettiol still on the WRC circuit? Not seen his work for a while and he certainly was a fan of Photoshop and big lenses..

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    Guys a little help here, please. I know some of you knows pretty much everything. What is called this behind wheels. I know what are for but I don't remember the name.maxresdefault.jpg

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    They're called mud flaps.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tommeke_B View Post
    They're called mud flaps.
    Oh thanks friend.

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    Everybody fill your glasses and drink a toast to Prodrive, Subaru, Colin McRae and Derek Ringer - it was exactly 25 years ago today each of them claimed their first WRC event wins.
    Now if you will excuse me I have a video I want to go and watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A53pmFxzrdY
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    Quote Originally Posted by KiwiWRCfan View Post
    Now if you will excuse me I have a video I want to go and watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A53pmFxzrdY
    Nice video. Especially as I make an appearance toward the end.
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    Quote Originally Posted by KiwiWRCfan View Post
    Everybody fill your glasses and drink a toast to Prodrive, Subaru, Colin McRae and Derek Ringer - it was exactly 25 years ago today each of them claimed their first WRC event wins.
    Now if you will excuse me I have a video I want to go and watch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A53pmFxzrdY
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