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Where Red Bull Ring, Austria
When Sunday, July 09, 2017
Details Red Bull Ring, Spielberg, Austria. Sunday 9 July 2017. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari SF70H, makes a pit stop during the race. World Copyright: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Images ref: Digital Image DSC03580
The story behind the shot

The Fine Art of Teamwork

During the Austrian Grand Prix, I spent some time photographing guests in the Paddock Club, the VIP hospitality area that is located directly above the pitlane. Kimi Räikkönen came in for his one and only pitstop, so I took this shot of him having his tyres changed. I deliberately went with a wider angle, which means the Ferrari is framed by the two red lines that denote the two edges of the pitlane. What is unusual about this image is that I took it with a mirrorless Sony A9 rather than my usual bulky Canon. It has a little screen that flicks up, which makes positioning the camera a lot easier, particularly when leaning over a balcony