Experiences

"The Road Racing Capital of the World" is a phrase synonymous with the Isle of Man. David will guide and drive you to his favoured locations and pass on his extensive, expert knowledge to you. An amazing opportunity.

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a motorsport photographer's dream

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This is an experience quite unique !

You stay with David & Judy in their one guest bedroom, four star, Bed & Breakfast home.
(a 'walk through' video is available here)
As an example, you and your partner/friend/spouse will travel with David to all qualifying or race day sessions during your stay.
He will take you to his favourite, lesser known vantage points to capture the high speed action ... we take the bbq and the kettle, too !
Non qualifying or non race days, you will have to yourselves.

Race periods are naturally restricted to the motorsport calendar and premium rates will apply to major racing festival related visits.
These periods are listed separately upon our booking platform and we suggest a click on the check availability or book button below.   
Prices will include for one or two persons in one double bed, large private lounge, breakfast, private bathroom, adequate motorsport photography tuition, relevant transport and post processing instruction.

Premium rate events for 2022 include:

  • Manx National Rally                              dates to be confirmed
  • Isle of Man TT qualifying week       28th - 3rd of June       - SOLD
  • Isle of Man TT race week                 4th - 10th of June       - SOLD     
  • Southern 100 road races                11th - 14th of July       - SOLD
  • Classic TT qualifying week             Late August               - SOLD
  • Classic TT race week                     Early September        - SOLD
  • International Rally, Isle of Man           to be advised

Please let us know if you would like to hear of confirmed dates as they become available.

All 2023 Dates are currently available ...

  • Isle of Man TT qualifying week         7 nights from Saturday, May 27th
  • Isle of Man TT race week                 8 nights from Saturday,  June 3rd
  • Southern 100 road races                 Mid July x 4 nights   
  • Classic TT qualifying week              August/September             
  • Classic TT race week                      August/September


TT 2023 Schedule:

MON 29 MAY          Afternoon & Evening Qualifying
TUE 30 MAY          Evening Qualifying
WED 31 MAY         Evening Qualifying
THU 1 JUNE          Evening Qualifying
FRI 2 JUNE            Afternoon Qualifying

SAT 3 JUNE          Monster Energy Supersport Race 1  &  3Wheeling.Media Sidecar Race 1
SUN 4 JUNE         RST Superbike TT
MON 5 JUNE        Rest Day
TUE 6 JUNE         RL360 Superstock Race 1  &  Bennetts Supertwin Race 1
WED 7 JUNE        Monster Energy Supersport Race 2  &  3Wheeling.Media Sidecar Race 2
THU 8 JUNE         Rest Day
FRI 9 JUNE           RL360 Superstock Race 2  &  Bennetts Supertwin Race 2
SAT 10 JUNE        Milwaukee Senior TT
 
Remember, this is a rare opportunity - it is not group tuition and your visit is tailored to your specific needs.

Check out David's high speed work at manx motorsport photography

 

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Your host and tutor, David Silvester

Your host and tutor, David Silvester

From the time David was six years old, his mother managed a successful photography business, offering him an early insight into this amazing profession.

Throughout his career he has achieved and acquired numerous qualifications and awards which are recognised by all of the major photographic societies, worldwide.

With substantial Gold Awards to his name David is a well respected speaker and judge at many photographic seminars and conventions around the world.
In January 2019, he was awarded both "Wedding Photographer of the Year" and "Portrait Photographer of the Year" at the prestigious PTO convention in Mexico.
David is an 'invited contributor' to the world famous Getty Image® library and is probably the Island's most qualified, awarded and experienced photographer.


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"I spent a brilliant week with Dave & Judy and enjoyed the practicing week at the TT races. The hospitality was excellent and Dave absolutely brought me and my camera together ! We will be back for sure but this time as friends". Roy - Grimsby
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should you have any questions, please call or email us

Telephone 07624 309209
Email welcome@photographyescapes.im