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Concours of Elegance 2021

Concours of Elegance 2021

Slowly but surely the world is opening up events again. The Concours of Elegance 2021 at Hampton Court Palace, thankfully being one of them. This year it would celebrate some iconic racing liveries. The blue and orange of Gulf Racing alongside my personal favourite,...

Race Used

Race Used

I am not really a collector of anything but if I did it would almost certainly be of something from motorsport. Even more so if they had actually been used by famous drivers. So I was delighted to asked to shoot some items from a private collection for Race-Used.com...

Aramco Team Series Golf Tournament

Aramco Team Series Golf Tournament

Covid & quarantine rules have caused untold problems this year, effecting many events in my diary. Strangely it was probably responsible for me getting a last minute call up last week! I had the amazing experience of shooting 6 days at the Aramco Team Series Golf...

Bennetts British Superbikes Championship

Bennetts British Superbikes Championship

I have never been to a motorbike racing event, let alone photographed one. So I was really keen to have a go at something new when I got the call from Omologato Watches. They had just become the official timekeeping partner for the Bennetts British Superbikes...

British Rally Championship – Round 1

British Rally Championship – Round 1

After a last minute confirmation I had got a much needed 'team pass' I was finally loading the car with camera kit. Ahead of me lay a late night 190 mile drive and a few hours sleep in a woodland carpark (don't ask!) I w as off to the British Rally Championship -...

Start to Finish

Start to Finish

Back in December it was good to get out and do a 'socially distanced' shoot with Omologato Watches. The brief was to create 'lifestyle' marketing images for their Heritage Racing Special watch. Shami had managed to find a car that was perfect for our images. So I...