Motorsports photography blog

Formula Ford Crash

While organising my files the other night I came across the following sequence of images which I shot in 1994 of a Formula Ford crash at Donington Park. They were taken on a Canon EOS 620 using Ektachrome 200 pushed to ISO 400. Consequently they are quite grainy and the original transparencies are slightly damaged as well.

Formula Ford crash

However while they capture the incident very well they also illustrate the weakness of film cameras for sports photography


BTTC Brands Hatch 13 October 2013

I’d been looking forward to this event for weeks having booked tickets for Sunday. The trip from the hotel to the circuit set the scene - heavy rain and poor visibility due to spray. Undaunted I carried on, optimistically thinking it would blow over a little and I still felt positive when I arrived at Brands. Read More...