Zoom in: Turkish Grand Prix

Zoom in: Turkish Grand Prix

In a series of new articles, one of our photographers explains the good and the bad of shooting at each Formula 1 venue, and highlights their three favourite images from the circuit. This week, Istanbul, Turkey

After Monaco, where you get the best pictures of the whole Formula 1 season, it can feel a bit of a let-down coming to Turkey. You definitely don't get the same buzz at the two races when you come back after each session.

On the streets of Monte Carlo there is so much variation and it is such a brilliant place for photographs – which is in total contrast to Istanbul. Turkey is a modern circuit, with high fences that make it really hard to get a clean shot of a car.

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