I am prepping for a possible shoot of a lifetime and for that I have to see what the a77ii can do video wise. Fast objects with minimal shake is the task. There is a drag race track not far from my home and I thought it might be a place to give it a go. Well, the video testing was less than optimal and I will have to make a second trip.
I did get some stills though. Tough conditions given the light, proximity to the subjects, and the lens / crop factor issue.
a77ii and Sony 70-200mm
Wrinkle Wall- heated tires tend to wrinkle at take off as the torque is so strong and the track is so sticky.
Go Pro- some participants record their own run. Again, I caught him at take off as noted in the wrinkle in the bottom of the back tire. If memory serves, this guy broke 150mph in the quarter mile.
Wheels Up- again at take off, but this time the front end gets off the ground.
White Balance- interesting contrast in lighting on the inside and outside of the trailer.