Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-04-20

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Top 10 photos of the week: 2017-04-20

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10. Podium: race winner Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, second place Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, third place Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1

10. Podium: race winner Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, second place Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1, third place Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1
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A lovely scene-setter from Bahrain GP podium.

9. Lance Stroll, Williams FW40, Carlos Sainz Jr., Toro Rosso STR12, collide and retire

9. Lance Stroll, Williams FW40, Carlos Sainz Jr., Toro Rosso STR12, collide and retire
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Tight battles mid-pack lead to impact sometimes. And photographers are there to capture the carnage.

8. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Neel Jani, Andre Lotterer, Nick Tandy

8. #1 Porsche Team Porsche 919 Hybrid: Neel Jani, Andre Lotterer, Nick Tandy
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Low-light goodness from Silverstone.

7. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W08

7. Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W08
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Like driving on Mars.

6. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08

6. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08
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Holy body roll Batman.

5. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG, second place, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, race winner, on the podium

5. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG, second place, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari, race winner, on the podium
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Photo by: Charles Coates / Motorsport Images

Typical humour from Sebastian.

4. #32 United Autosports, Ligier JSP217 - Gibson: William Owen, Hugo de Sadeleer, Filipe Albuquerque

4. #32 United Autosports, Ligier JSP217 - Gibson: William Owen, Hugo de Sadeleer, Filipe Albuquerque
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Photo by: JEP / Motorsport Images

Golden sunlight and backlit prototypes. Yes please!

3. Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-17

3. Romain Grosjean, Haas F1 Team VF-17
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Night races are always a good excuse to play around with slower shutter speeds.

2. #35 Yamaha: Maxime Diard crash

2. #35 Yamaha: Maxime Diard crash
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Photo by: Toni Börner

Aerial acrobatics during practice for the 24 Hours of Le Mans - Moto.

1. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H

1. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H
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Photo by: Motorsport Images

Those famous lights surrounding the palm trees at Bahrain. If you shoot through them, you get these circles. A photographer having fun.
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