Lighting Techniques

How I Got That Shot: IndyCar Drivers in the Thick of the Action

November 19, 2013

© Andy Batt

For a photograph of driver Will Power in the pit in the early afternoon, Andy Batt added rim lighting and had a technician use a smoke machine to add atmosphere.

Client: Verizon Agency: McGarryBowen Creative Director: Cliff Skeete Art Producer: Hillary Frileck When photographer Andy Batt was strapped to the front bumper of a truck that was closely following two racecars speeding around a track, it occurred to him that his body was only about a foot above the ground, and he might be at risk. He consoled himself that...

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