Red Bull Soapbox Race 2007 #8

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© Paul Lavallee
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This year's Red Bull Soapbox Racewas held in my backyard, the East Side of Providence, RI on College Hill. Last year I lived just a couple blocks down from this spot! It was an amazing time and I was lucky to be accompanied by two of my favorite new cameras: my Holga 120CFN and my brand new Diana+ from The Lomographic Society. There is no better way to capture these fanatics than with a Lomo camera!

I used my new Diana+ for the candid shots of the crews in the pits and my Holga with high speed film for the race shots. I got a lot of looks from photographers with their D-SLR's! The pit crews were very happy to pose for my unique cameras.

In this photo is the Fall River entry Roadkill Revenge. This wacky team had a sign that read, "My Mother was Killed by a Hummer"!

Created using my brand new Diana+ with Rollei ScanFilm (iso 400). Negative scanned with an HP Scanjet 4890. No digital manipulation used!

2 responses

  • Nicole Gesmondi

    Nicole Gesmondi said (27 Oct 2007):

    This guy or deer seems happy to have been run over! These people had very creative ideas for these cars.

  • Anna Chipman

    Anna Chipman gave props (18 Jun 2009):

    Haha! I love it!

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