My first editoral shots accepted... NASCAR - It's Bristol... Baby!!


posted on 22nd of august, 2008

I had my first editorial shots accepted last night. None of them made the news page, but, I am pleased they are part of my portfolio. The fall race in Bristol is one of NASCAR’s most sought after tickets and family race night is always a hit. Even though I was sick and it was almost 90 degrees, I decided to take a chance and try to get an editorial or two.

one unexpected treasure was Lois J. Tyler, a sweet little lady who is one of NASCAR's little known legends. 53 years ago she drove, as her husband did, in the Daytona 500 inaugural race. a woman driver in that race must have been the talk around the track.

Anyone familiar with NASCAR knows the amount of sponsor info with a car or driver. Living in Bristol I have thought what a great thing to take pictures of, until I tried to do so for Dreamstime…..logo madness set in….let me tell you.

So when Dreamstime started allowing editorial I was rejoicing , finally I could take pictures and submit them. This has been the first event I have been able to get to this season, I missed the one in the spring due to illness in the family. Unfortunately allergies also come to town, twice a year at my house, always coinciding with race week. I hope before it is weekend is over I can tackle the crowd (our population doubles for these 3 days) and get some more shots of the spectacle that is “ racin’ the way it oughta be” at Bristol !






Comments (4)

Posted by Photojay on August 26, 2008
SAWEET!!!! These are awesome! Lots of sales should be coming your way with these!
Posted by Myslewis on August 25, 2008
Way to go Denise!!! Specially love your people shots!
Eugenia
Posted by Ladykassie on August 25, 2008
Fantastic photos Denise..
I hope you are feeling better!
((((((hugs)))))))))))
~alice
Posted by Macmaniac on August 24, 2008
Congrats!



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I am in constant wonder of the world that God has created for us. I owe any and all genes for photography to my daddy. battling hard against cancer and depression in his later years, he will always be the strapping young man in the photo to me...i love you daddy, you are a gift! Safe in the arms of Jesus 3/13/07

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