Motorsport.com's Art director Eric Gilbert takes first prize win at the prestigious "Sarthe Endurance Photos" contest.
Le Mans, France, 2012-01-18. Motorsport.com's Art director and renown racing photographer Eric Gilbert added another award to his collection. He won first prize at the prestigious "Sarthe Endurance Photos" 2011 edition, a contest that is open to photography related to the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship. From the 24th of April to the 5th of October 2011, over 1400 photos have been sent to the competition and Mr. Gilbert's photo of the #2 and #1 Audi R18 cars racing in the Le Mans forest was awarded the first prize by a jury headed by Le Mans legend Henri Pescarolo.
The results and more info about the "Sarthe Endurance Photos" contest can be found here.