Well I suppose I should let you know a little bit about myself.
My name is Derek, I live in Winchester,Hampshire.
I have been taking Photographs of Motorsporting Events for the last 5 Years.
My first Motorsports Event was British Superbikes at Thruxton and I continued from there when I realised how much fun I could have.
I started this site for people to view and if they wished purchase my images after people commented on the photo's I have taken.
I began sponsoring my brother in law Russell Mears and continued to support him in 2007 & 2008 in the Sound Of Thunder Championship as his Official photographer.
I am a photographer for
I gained Media Accreditation in 2008 and continued to have media in 2009 and hopefully shall attain full Media Access in 2010
I am now proud to be Official Photographer for Ashley Midwood who is racing in National Superstock 600 this season.
To view his site please
I am now proud to be Photographer for Longshot Kawasaki Team who are racing in National Superstock 600 this season.
To view there site please
I am now proud to be Photographer for Hudson(HURRICANE)kennaugh in British Superbike EVO Championship
To view his site please
I am now proud to be Official Photographer for Joe "Burnsie" Burns & Chris Burns riding for Splitlah Motorsport in the British Superbike Evo Championship.
To view thre site please
I have had my work exibited on the official BRITISH SUPERBIKES website.
My work has been printed in 3 articles
My images of Hudson have also been used on RST Leathers & Boots
to view please
My images of Russell Mears Have been used on Southern Cross Motorcycles in London
To view them
Do you photograph specific riders at events/trackdays etc....
If you wish me to come to an event/trackday and photograph you please let me know and ill discuss details with you.
to mail me for more information
What equipment do you use.
Canon Eos 40d
Canon Eos 400d
Canon 300mm f2.8L Series Non I.S Lens
Canon 70-200mm f4 L Series Non IS Lens
Sigma 50mm f2.8 lens
2x Lens Converter
1.4x Lens Converter
What settings is the website optimised for.
My site is optimised for 1280x1024 and flash is recommended in order to view the images correctly.
Images look washed out or to bright.
My images have been set to work on a standard CRT monitor which isn't as crisp or eye friendly as TFT so images might look slightly wrong for you.
All images when printed are printed by a professional printing company and as such a calibrated correctly for print so please don't let this put you off.
If anyone has any questions they would like me to answer please let me know and i shall add them to the site .
What we can offer you:
Rider or Team Photos.
Press releases designed.
Photography - Pits Paddock, Grid, Track.