I thought it would be cool to try and get an action shot of the motorcycle street drag races in Boley with my Toyo View VX-125 large-format film camera. For a fleeting moment I thought about setting up in the middle of the street, but quickly realized that would be a really dumb move with […]
This was my first photo I took with my Toyo View VX-125 large-format film camera at the Boley street motorcycle drag races. I was using my Nikkor-W 210mm F5.6 lens – my favorite 4×5 lens. I was hoping to get this great portrait with a view down the street they were racing on. It was […]
After leaving the motorcycle street drag races in Boley, I stopped by the old BJ Corral just north of Prague, Oklahoma. THis old building has quite a place in my history. I used to take my then fiance, and now wife of 40+ years, dancing on Saturday nights at BJ Corral. I would pick her […]
I grabbed a few of the race sponsors and had them pose at the finish line of the street drag races for a photo with my Toyo VX-125. I didn’t get the exposure spot-on with this image, hence the dark blacks in some of the faces.
I recently attended the street drag races held several times each year in Boley, Oklahoma. I took my Pentax 67, Pentax 645, and of course my Toyo VX-125. It was HOT – my truck said it was 100 degrees outside when I arrived. After grabbing a few pictures with my Pentax 645, I loaded up […]