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

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Welcome to this week's top 10 photos chosen by our own photo editors.

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10. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H

10. Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari SF70H
1/10

Formula 1 in the rain is quite spectacular for photographers. That spray is incredible, visually.

9. Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford pit stop

9. Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford pit stop
2/10

This type of shot in NASCAR is only possible at Dover, where a small section of the pit wall has a gap at the bottom where a photographer can just barely point the camera to get a shot. It's still a very cool angle.

8. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13, Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB13, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W08, Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren MCL32, Sergio Perez, Sahara Force India F1 VJM10, at the start

8. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08, Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13, Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull Racing RB13, Valtteri Bottas, Mercedes AMG F1 W08, Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren MCL32, Sergio Perez, Sahara Force India F1 VJM10, at the start
3/10

The dicing and darting on the run down to the first corner at a Grand Prix is always impressive. Will they or will they not touch?

7. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08

7. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W08
4/10

Thankfully, F1 cars are still machines of beauty, especially from above.

6. Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren

6. Stoffel Vandoorne, McLaren
5/10

Team atmosphere. You'd be hard pressed to get any closer to the action here.

5. Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13

5. Max Verstappen, Red Bull Racing RB13
6/10

The young gun had a great race at Malaysia. Locked up brakes and a little motion blur give off a sense of speed.

4. Lorenzo Savadori, Milwaukee Aprilia

4. Lorenzo Savadori, Milwaukee Aprilia
7/10

A frightful moment for Savadori, but a leg up and a bike at a precarious angle make for a visually impactful image.

3. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet and Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford

3. Jimmie Johnson, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet and Brad Keselowski, Team Penske Ford
8/10

A nice, clean graphic image. Simple in execution but very effective.

2. Andreas Bakkerud, Hoonigan Racing Division Ford

2. Andreas Bakkerud, Hoonigan Racing Division Ford
9/10

Sure, keep pushing Andreas. No front left tire and no bumper = no problem.

1. #124 Ferrari of Long Island Ferrari 488 Challenge: Jerome Jacalone, crash

1. #124 Ferrari of Long Island Ferrari 488 Challenge: Jerome Jacalone, crash
10/10

This impressive capture of a flying Ferrari was the obvious #1 this week. In fact, the entire sequence is pretty mega.

Photo by: Chris Green
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