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Super-Charged 2

By pamelajean
Continuing my abstract series.
I uploaded a version of this in 2008, and this was taken at the same time, so I really am trawling the archives.

It was taken at the Beaulieu Motor Museum in Hampshire.
I loved the opulence of this l935 Auburn 85l, one of the quintessential recognised classics, which belonged to Marlene Dietrich.
Itís identified by an outside exhaust on the left side of the hood.
Max speed 100mph, 8 cylinders, price new $800.
Styling by the late Gordon Buehrig.
Engineering by August Duesenberg.

Grateful thanks to those of you who were interested enough in my previous Eden Project post to leave your kind votes and comments.

Pamela.


Tags: Car Transport Specialist and abstract Close-up and macro Beaulieu Exhausts National Motor Museum Marlene Dietrich Hampshire England Transport and Travel l935 Auburn851 Cream-white

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Comments


chase Plus
16 2.4k 620 England
3 Jun 2020 2:08PM
A difficult subject to photograph with all that lovely shiny paint Pamela, you have controlled your exposure nicely.
marshfam19 13 5 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2020 2:08PM
I don't think you are the only one going through the archives. A great shot Pamela.

Stay safe and well.

Mary Wink
mac Plus
20 13 Scotland
3 Jun 2020 2:22PM
A spot-on exposure considering the bright subject. Very good composition with metal tubing leading you into the photograph. Nice to read your notes on what we are viewing, and it must have made quite a noise, when running under full throttle.
Ian
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
3 Jun 2020 2:22PM
Love the lines and curves, and works well in this tight crop, isolating just part of the vehicle 👍
Trev 😀
boov 9 2 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2020 2:41PM
Super close up
3 Jun 2020 2:44PM
Excellent Pamela,
Fred.
Chinga Plus
11 60 3 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2020 4:12PM
Excellent metallic image, well seen and well-composed.
Isabel GrinGrin
Fefe Plus
10 73 41 United Kingdom
3 Jun 2020 4:16PM
Love the colour....Dairy Ice cream 😋
Diane
taggart Plus
17 47 14 United States
3 Jun 2020 6:27PM
Well seen and togged!
brian17302 Plus
10 2 13 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2020 8:48AM
Like the close up of this wonderful Duesenberg, Pamela
brian17302 Plus
10 2 13 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2020 9:07AM
My mistake the car is an Auburn 85L speedster
Fantastic image beautifully composed and photographed

Carole
5 Jun 2020 2:16AM
A great image, Pamela.....one of those great old,cars.

Peter

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