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Racer "Tri Punti" 92

Henri Thibault

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Fine Art print
Baryta Hahnemühle 315g
Alu mounted print
Hanging bars
Shadow
Gap Frame
Black wood
Acrylic print
Aluminium brace
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75,00 €

LocationColorono, Italie
Prints issueLIMITED EDITION 50 prints ONLY
Shooting date23 juin 2012
Original pictureDigital
FormatsHorizontal
EraPost-2010
ColorsWhite
CollectionPassion
Henri Thibault
Henri Thibault

I came to photography by accident. My father Jean-Pierre Thibault called me one day to offer me to enter the DPPI agency, which he founded in 1965, specialized in motorsport. I had the chance to go through the back door and learn all facets of the operation of a photographic press agency.

From "small hand" to the Black & White laboratory via the archive, I learned the basics of photography on the edge of the racetracks in the 80's-90's.

At the beginning of the extensive media coverage of sport in general, the agency enlarged its activity to other disciplines. It was during this period that I was asked to take care of selling boats pictures by organizing a "Sea" department.

After a professional break at the passage of the century, during which I could among other things restored some cars (NR : including the Beltoise iconic Matra MS1 1965) I took back the viewfinder to mount topics for the press.

Born into a family where the car was its main purpose since its genesis, I bathed my entire childhood with racing cars and their history as a backdrop.

These are not the shapes and colors that interest me, that's what's behind the lens.

Every year takes place on the Po River, near the small town of Colorono in Italy, a gathering of "tri punti" racers racing around two buoys in memory of Raid Pavia-Venizia, canceled every year for lack of sponsor.
The numerous powerboat racing fans find themselves on the river waters with racers of different sizes powered by Alfa Romeo, Lancia, Maserati, Ferrari, Osca, De Tomaso, BPM, V8 Americans engine etc ... in different categories.

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Racer "Tri Punti" 92 - Henri Thibault

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