Grand Prix 1908-1914

“This way of spending your time demands real enthusiasm” comments the speaker behind this film. “Surprisingly few people are seriously hurt.”

The first great sports photographer, in my opinion, and the best photographer of any kind of the twentieth century, was Jacques Henri Lartigue. He knew how to photograph a car long before most people had even seen one (click to enlarge):

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