About Me


Effective promotion is the lifeblood of 21st century motorsport and one picture can say more than words ever can. James Bearne Photography has over twenty years experience and we have the skills to create and distribute the stunning images that are essential for successful publicity. We also recognise that it is now much more than “just” photography that is required, social media is a must and speed is of the essence not only on the track but also for the media.

All forms of motorsport have been covered during the past twenty years from local rallies to official photographer on the Rally of Norway. Circuit experience ranges from Formula Ford through to Red Bull Photographer in F1. From driver/team work to sponsor work and official photographer for the recent FIA Formula Two Championship.

The fast pace high quality world of Motorsport carries itself over perfectly for other forms of photography such as a bespoke wedding photography service, corporate imagery plus much more.


Wherever your pictures are needed, our image distribution services deliver effectively and on time.  Our clients can download pictures from their own private; secure web pages on our site created by us.  James Bearne Photography (JBP) makes use of a team of up to 3 photographers at each event, making sure that all angles are covered.

From race-days to studio photography, lifestyle shoots to award ceremonies we have a track record for creating outstanding pictures – recognized with an award from Orange mobile phones for an F1 Calendar winning picture.

All images are ‘copyright free’ and come as Hi-Res Jpegs and have worldwide usage, the imagery can be used for editorial, internal, commercial and promotional purposes.  Please quote Ref: JB10percent for a 10percent discount on bookings during March 2014

"James Bearne Photography offers a first class professional service, the images James took of our Awards Ceremony perfectly encapsulate the warmth of the evening and with full discretion and without upsetting the flow of the presentations James managed to capture all the key moments of the night beautifully with unforgettable images"

− NCPI Solutions

"James Bearne Photography has captured our Annual Premier Driving event for the past 4 years and has provided a service more than we could have hoped for. His professionalism was noted whilst not being overbearing in his presence. The pictures that he provided really encapsulated the feel of the event and all of our clients were instantly able to access the wonderful imagery. Nick Rayner, MD UEP Supply Chain & Multi Client Operations"

− Unipart

"“James Bearne is an experienced, highly-skilled photographer who knows how to get the best from the subject matter he is shooting. I have worked with him numerous times on Autosport, and know that I’m going to get top-quality images, delivered to brief and most importantly, on time.” Andy Van De Burgt - Editor and Chief Autosport"

− Autosport Magazine and online


During the past 20 years clients have varied from a single commission for a FF driver from America to the from the Worlds largest picture agency to ‘shadow’ Sebastian Vettel at Goodwood Festival of Speed, and a two page feature for Autosport Magazine. Images have been published from Bristol to Bulgaria with over 1000 separate clients making use of JBP photography. Once we have captured the images our team edits and distributes to anywhere in the world sometimes within minutes of the event, quality and speed is at the core of what we aim to achieve.