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Fingers Crossed

By blackett  
Lewis Hamilton exits Club corner during practice for the F1 British Grand Prix.

I had the pleasure of meeting fellow ephotozine F1 photographer vfast, real name Mat. Incredibly, I recognised him from his Portfolio pic and waved and shouted at him to get his attention as he walked past.

I hope Lewis is ok for the start of the European GP after today's awful crash.

1/125th at F8.


Tags: Transport Sports and action

Voters: derekv, lobsterboy, kbourn and 16 more

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21 Jul 2007 9:21PM
Well caught-nice pic !

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21 Jul 2007 9:24PM
Cracking image Ian, great panning technique. Should be an interesting race tomorrow, I reckon Lewis will be even more fired up than ever.

Britman Plus
11 1.7k England
21 Jul 2007 10:03PM
LOL, Ian I bet Mat just though "ohh no not another nutter, why do I attract them all"

Cracking panning shot.
vfast Plus
12 5 Wales
21 Jul 2007 10:16PM

I did try and ignore him but he's even louder than an F1 car at full chat! Top bloke.

Oh this pic aint bad either! Git!

Really hope Lewis is allowed to race. He'll finish 3rd i reckon.

looboss Plus
11 3.1k 7 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2007 11:12PM
A stunner!
TyChee Plus
13 275 1 United States
21 Jul 2007 11:40PM
Excellent capture!

22 Jul 2007 9:16AM
Cheers guys, I spent the whole of the second practice at Club trying to get this one shot as sharp as possible. At the same time Mat had walked the entire circuit getting shots from every angle possible! I am getting this one printed in a panoramic 55.5 x 20cm format, and will mount and frame it in a silver panoramic frame for my wall. Should look good. IanSmile
imagio Plus
11 12 1 England
22 Jul 2007 12:38PM
Good one, just been on the news he is to start but, he is 10th on the grid..

Great shot....lots of us there by the look of it.

Mounters Plus
11 85 2 England
10 Sep 2007 9:43PM
what a stunning shot
brilliant shot, very sharp and good panning.


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