Photographing racecars in action requires a very low ISO and shutter speed in bright light, but when the settings are right, the results can make for some unique captures.

  • Car: 2021 Season IndyCar
  • Location: Southern California
  • Photog: Peter Nelson (Instagram)
  • Camera: Canon 6D, Canon EOS 35-70 Zoom

Like this shot. It was tricky to do, but I think it turned out really fun. I dig that it looks more like a water painting than a photograph. It also reminds me that the 2022 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach is only 1.5 months away, and I am thoroughly stoked.