Race Day in 1-minute and 22-seconds

Mar 13, 2012 10 Comments by

Sunday I got to fly around a few pylons with other guys at the Whittier Pylon Race.  I completed in the Electric EF1 class and there was also a quickie 500 class running that day.   The camera was set to take a photo every 5 second and this created a movie that is only 1:22 long for the entire day.  Enjoy


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10 Responses to “Race Day in 1-minute and 22-seconds”

  1. Gerry Yarrish says:

    makes me dizzy! :^)

  2. Tim Lime says:

    Love it John, thanks for promoting pylon racing.

  3. John Reid says:

    Thanks Time,
    Racing is where it is at! All fun and some crashes, how could you not like that.

  4. Larry says:

    Thats gotta be the most irritating video i’ve ever seen.

  5. John Reid says:

    ouch!! You guys are cutting me deep here. At least it was only 1:22 :-)

  6. Mike says:

    Terrible presentation, not enough pictures of the dude checking wind speed . What were you thinking ?

  7. John Reid says:

    Actually Mike, that was a palm radar gun, I was tracking the speed of the racers on the course. I was thinking about racing and had a camera on my head that took a photo every 5-second. Next time I will set it for every second and make it a much smoother transition.

  8. guffaws says:

    Loved it!

  9. guffaws says:

    You are so creative. Keep ‘em coming.

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