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F1 in Covid Year 2 – A Fan’s Perspective

We are now almost half way through the calendar year and a quarter way through the current Grand Prix season. This year is last year’s ‘next year’ when things, if not back to normal, were at least supposed to be … read more

The 1997 Season

My personal reminisces of bygone seasons has reached 1997 and the second time in four years that the Championship was decided at the final round by some very dubious and controversial driving. Williams had dispensed with the services of their … read more

Grand Prix Programmes – A Glimpse of the Past.

Sometimes when I have a moment to spare I like to browse through my old Grand Prix programmes, particularly those from the 1970s and a time before Grands Prix became the pro-forma, pre-packaged, one-size-fits-all events they have since become. A … read more

The 1996 Season

My personal reminisces of bygone seasons has reached 1996 and one of total domination by the Williams-Renault team who won 12 of the 16 rounds to become double Drivers and Constructors Champions. They had recruited reigning CART Champion and Indy … read more

The 1995 Season

My personal reminisces of bygone seasons has reached 1995 which saw a continuation of the battle for the Championship between Michael Schumacher (Benetton) and Damon Hill (Williams). Their rivalry had not reached the level of intensity of Ayrton Senna and … read more

Photographing the 2020 Season

It was looking as if my 2020 season was going to be a complete write-off when the Vietnam and Singapore Grands Prix were cancelled followed by Silverstone and Spa being designated as ‘closed-door’ events. In fact at one stage it … read more

The 1994 Season

My personal recollections of bygone seasons has reached 1994, not one I look back on with particular fondness. There was tragedy, alleged cheating, disqualifications, bans and a championship decided by some questionable driving. Ayrton Senna had finally got his hands … read more

The Portuguese Grand Prix, Portimao 2020

The addition of Portimao with fans to the 2020 calendar not only gave me the opportunity of going to my first Portuguese Grand Prix since Estoril 1986, but also of visiting a new circuit. Back in August the Covid situation … read more

The 1993 Season

My personal reminisces of bygone seasons has reached 1993 starting at the European Grand Prix at Donington Park in April. Having just returned from a winter with the Red Cross in Bosnia I had some catching up to do in … read more

The British Grand Prix 2020 From The Outside

  How to photograph a public entertainment event to which the public are not admitted, or to be precise, how to photograph a motor race without being allowed into the circuit? That was the situation for what would be my … read more