Inside a Transmission - Photos of the black magic and the METAL

This past week I spent a few days on a press trip with ZF, a German company that specializes in transmissions, precision steering, and suspensions (among other things automotive and marine). You might recognize the ZF name from their longtime alignment with BMW or you might recognize them as the designers and… » 7/29/13 1:42pm 7/29/13 1:42pm

Photographing a movie target: Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT edition

Sometimes you just need to trust your instincts and attach a $3,000 camera to the back of a moving vehicle via suction cup (PRO-TIP: If you're putting your gear in harm's way, MAKE SURE to purchase insurance). One of the easiest camera tricks that car photographers employ is adjusting the f-stop on their camera to… » 5/29/13 11:24am 5/29/13 11:24am

This is the man behind Ken Block's Blockhead logo: Huck Gee

Almost every racing fan and avid Jalopnik reader under the age of 37 knows who Ken Block is. Oh... you mean Ken Block the DC Shoe brand creator, GoPro slinger, Tire Slaying Hoonigan, and Gymkhana master? Yeah, I've heard of him. But do you know the man behind one of motorsport's most recognizable logos? He's just a… » 4/15/13 11:32pm 4/15/13 11:32pm