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High quality images from F1 accredited photographer, Kym Illman.

Kym Illman is the number one Formula 1 photographer on Instagram and the only Australian shooter to be permanently accredited.

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IMAGES LIVE FROM THE TRACK

From Thursday to Sunday, images uploaded minutes after being taken.

BEHIND-THE-SCENES F1 VIDEOS

Enjoy weekly videos from the world of Formula One.

2020 F1 PRE-SEASON TESTING – WEEK 1

The cars are back on the track for pre-season testing in sunny Barcelona and in this video I’ll fill you in on some of the happenings on and off the track over the 2nd and 3rd day of the first 3-day session.

KYMSTAGRAM

From the beaches of Lancelin to F1 tracks all over the world, follow @kymillman on Instagram to see all his latest posts.

It’s not just the images, it’s the way he phrases the captions. It’s his personal style as opposed to a team of content generators that don’t necessarily engage at that level with audiences.

Dr. Kathrina Wolf, Social media expert, Curtin University professor

Kym’s Pre- & Post-Race Blog

2019 ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX POST-RACE BLOG

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For me, yesterday was all about this man! It was Nico Hülkenberg’s last F1 race for the foreseeable future, and I was rewarded photographically throughout the day, starting from the…

2019 ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX PRE-RACE BLOG

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My day started out following Lando Norris on his track walk on what was a sensational day in the UAE. A while later I fluked finding Lewis heading out of…

2019 BRAZIL GRAND PRIX POST-RACE BLOG

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Yesterday’s race was rather dull UNTIL the last dozen or so laps and then didn’t it ramp up! Above is a shot of the re-start after the first safety car…

Listen to Kym’s recent interview on
the Formula1Blog Podcast

In this episode of the Formula1Blog, host Todd McCandless chats with Kym about his experiences on the track (and behind the scenes) of the Formula 1 Grand Prix 2017 season and Kym’s journey from F1 enthusiast to full-blown accredited photographer.

KYM’S F1 DINNER EVENTS

Book an evening with F1 photographer Kym Illman.

You’ll enjoy two hours of tales from the paddock along with the stories behind some of his most popular images. A delicious 3-course meal with beer, wine and soft drinks is included.

Photography Store

Seen a picture of Kym’s that you love on social or mainstream media? All of Kym’s pictures are available worldwide for high-quality digital download, or as fine art prints in Australia only. To make a purchase, simply visit prostarpics.com and use the search function to find images you’re looking for. For example, for pictures of Daniel Ricciardo, search “Daniel Ricciardo”.

You can also order Kym’s photography books and postcards at the Kym Illman Photography Store.

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