Tag Archives: California

The Urban Outlaw

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Magnus Walker – Porsche 911 72STR 002, captured during the Cars & Coffee event in Irvine, CA – 3/30/2013.  Magnus is standing in the background, 4th from the right.
(image © 2013 Victor Varela)

Camera: Canon 5D MKII
Lens: Canon 24 – 105mm 4.0 L
ISO: 100
Sec: 1/80
F/stop: 8
Lightroom: Exposure, saturation, highlights, shadows and other Lightroom 4 magic.

Read more about this Urban Outlaw at magnuswalker911.com

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Ferrari at Goodwood.


Compilation of Ferrari at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2012, featuring: Marc Gene driving the 2009 F60, the 458 Spider, the FF, the California 30, a brief interview with Annette Mason, the 250 MM and 250 GTO hill climbs plus Chris Evans and Alexei Sayle.
[via Motosport.com]

Epic Drives Episode 7 – Cruising California in a Ferrari California.

Angus MacKenzie drops the top and explores California’s beautiful hidden highways in a Ferrari California. Along the way, he carves up the golden hills of California’s wine country, visits the famous intersection that claimed a Hollywood icon, and tames the wild corkscrew at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

[via YouTube Motor Trend]

What Could Have Been.

Racing Jaguar.

Roughly about this time last year, I started a little personal endeavor I called f/365.  It was a photo project that I began at my now defunct Vic’s Blog @ fotocurve, where I would commit to posting an image I would capture daily for a year.

Well, I would have completed the year in images if it wasn’t for the viral destruction of my original blog, forcing me to shut down that site and creating this one.

It was heartbreaking to have lost all the posts and all the work I put into that blog, but I couldn’t see myself starting everything from scratch, so I decided to create a new blog here.

I did continue with a similar 365 project that I started at flickr with Faded and Blurred, and post a daily image there.  We started on January 1st and will finish this project come December 31st!

I put together a gallery of some of the images I captured during those first 8 months of f/365 as a homage to what could have been.

Vic

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Ferraris on Mulholland.

I love watching this footage of 3 Ferraris as they tear around on one of L.A.’s most notorious mountain roads, Mulholland Drive. Stephen Mitchell provides commentary on an 8MM film shot by actor, Peter Helm.

I had posted this on my previous blog, but this stuff is just too cool not to re-post here.

I will post other footage of 250 GTO’s in the next few days.

Vic