Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby

This is a crazy race that is actual working sculpture. They run down the streets near the studio. We will meet at the studio and then walk over. There is a great fair and food area and such. This is a wonderful opportunity for street photography.

The operating theory is that you have to be able to power your sculpture by humans through the race.

We will get somewhere near the beginning of the race to get the starting vehicles.

But the funniest part is the ending...

They have to survive the mud puddle...

We will make sure that we strategically place ourselves near the puddle finish.  Bring a long lens for this.

This is a very fun event, you do not want to miss this one...

78 photos from last year's event

More from their website - http://kinetickensington.com/about

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  • Tri T P.

    Great to attend this event the first time. Nice weather and friendly attendees. Also to hear great tips about how to use filters from Capt Scott.

    May 18

  • Rene

    Had surgery this past Tuesday, won't be able to make it this time. Have fun guys and see you at the next one.

    May 8

  • Tracy

    I am going already with my family. I hope to meetup with everyone there.

    May 8

  • lori l.

    where do you meet? area?

    April 27

    • Capn S.

      We meet at the studio and walk over. It's only a few blocks.

      April 27

  • Maria :.

    Been wanting to attend one of these races since I learned about them, out west! Will just be getting back from NZ, great way to have something to "look forward to", after such a trip! me+1

    January 21, 2014

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