My mission is to take great motorsport photographs: here’s how I got into pole position

Motorsport photography by David Handley
(Image credit: David Handley)
My Mission

Motorsport photography by David Handley

(Image credit: David Handley)

Mission: Capture pro-quality motorsport images from behind the spectator fence at Oulton Park
Photographer: David Handley
Location: Wrexham, Wales
Kit used: Nikon D3300, Nikon AF-P 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR

My lifelong interest in photography started when I first saw my father’s holiday snaps at the tender age of eight. Over the years, I’ve tried various genres, but at the moment, I’m enjoying action photography, more specifically motorsport. 

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