All images from the Independent are limited to 300 prints only. Each certificate issued will also display your unique edition number.

Strauss’ 2005 Ashes Catch by David Ashdown

Strauss’ 2005 Ashes Catch by David Ashdown originally shot for the Independent, 2005.

Ashdown refers to this as his best photograph. England v Australia, fourth Test, third day, Trent Bridge, August 2005 Andrew Strauss catches Adam Gilchrist off Freddie Flintoff’s bowling.

  • Framed / Mounted

    From £192

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    Print Only

    From £95

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    This is Classique, at its longest edge the print will be 35.5 cm long with an overall length of 51cm framed.

    It is printed on Fuji Lustre photographic paper and will have a white mount surround with solid wood frame.

    • 149 £

    This is Forté, at its longest edge the print will be 60cm long with an overall length of 77cm framed.

    It is printed on Fuji Lustre photographic paper and will have a white mount surround with solid wood frame.

    • 292 £

    This is Alu-Forté, at its longest edge the print will be 60cm and floats on the surface of your wall.

    It is printed directly onto aluminium with a super glossy finish and comes with mountings.

    • 310 £

    This is Alu-Grandé, at its longest edge the print will be 90cm and floats above the surface of your wall.

    It is printed directly onto aluminium with a super glossy finish and comes with mountings.

    • 425 £
    51cm X 41.5cm
    51cm X 41.5cm
    51cm X 41.5cm
    51cm X 41.5cm
    77cm longest edge
    77cm longest edge
    77cm longest edge
    77cm longest edge

    At Fleet Street's Finest we sell C-Type prints and Alumini ChromaLuxe. Digital C-Type photographic prints use similar exposure techniques to 'dark room' analogue developing techniques but without the need for a negative.

    Equally the enlarging, focusing and exposure to the paper is managed by a computer using lasers or LEDs rather than a bulb. The following process is still very much the same with the paper being processed in chemical developer, followed by a bleech fix before a wash to remove the processing chemicals.

    A C-Type print very much has its origins in traditional photographic processes but is originated from a digital file rather than a negative. Though, obviously, some of our vintage images are from scans of negatives.

    • 79.166 £

    At Fleet Street's Finest we sell C-Type prints and Alumini ChromaLuxe. Digital C-Type photographic prints use similar exposure techniques to 'dark room' analogue developing techniques but without the need for a negative.

    Equally the enlarging, focusing and exposure to the paper is managed by a computer using lasers or LEDs rather than a bulb. The following process is still very much the same with the paper being processed in chemical developer, followed by a bleech fix before a wash to remove the processing chemicals.

    A C-Type print very much has its origins in traditional photographic processes but is originated from a digital file rather than a negative. Though, obviously, some of our vintage images are from scans of negatives.

    • 95.833 £

    At Fleet Street's Finest we sell C-Type prints and Alumini ChromaLuxe. Digital C-Type photographic prints use similar exposure techniques to 'dark room' analogue developing techniques but without the need for a negative.

    Equally the enlarging, focusing and exposure to the paper is managed by a computer using lasers or LEDs rather than a bulb. The following process is still very much the same with the paper being processed in chemical developer, followed by a bleech fix before a wash to remove the processing chemicals.

    A C-Type print very much has its origins in traditional photographic processes but is originated from a digital file rather than a negative. Though, obviously, some of our vintage images are from scans of negatives.

    • 108.333 £

    At Fleet Street's Finest we sell C-Type prints and Alumini ChromaLuxe. Digital C-Type photographic prints use similar exposure techniques to 'dark room' analogue developing techniques but without the need for a negative.

    Equally the enlarging, focusing and exposure to the paper is managed by a computer using lasers or LEDs rather than a bulb. The following process is still very much the same with the paper being processed in chemical developer, followed by a bleech fix before a wash to remove the processing chemicals.

    A C-Type print very much has its origins in traditional photographic processes but is originated from a digital file rather than a negative. Though, obviously, some of our vintage images are from scans of negatives.

    • 137.5 £

    (Rest of the World £40)


    (Rest of the World £15)

About David Ashdown

Regarded as one of Britain’s best sports photographers was the Chief Sports Photographer for The Independent and The Independent on Sunday. He joined the Independent at the launch and was its longest serving staffer.

He left the Star newspaper in 1986 to join the Independent after starting his career as a motorcycle messenger for the Keystone Press agency in 1968.

He was a multi award winning photographer claiming the Sports Photographer of the year award in 1998 and other prestigious awards such as the International Olympic Committees worldwide ‘Best of Sport’ award and Ilford Photographer of the Year and the European Sports Photographer of the Year and he was Nikon Sports Photographer of the Year on four occasions.

About David Ashdown

Regarded as one of Britain’s best sports photographers was the Chief Sports Photographer for The Independent and The Independent on Sunday. He joined the Independent at the launch and was its longest serving staffer.

He left the Star newspaper in 1986 to join the Independent after starting his career as a motorcycle messenger for the Keystone Press agency in 1968.

He was a multi award winning photographer claiming the Sports Photographer of the year award in 1998 and other prestigious awards such as the International Olympic Committees worldwide ‘Best of Sport’ award and Ilford Photographer of the Year and the European Sports Photographer of the Year and he was Nikon Sports Photographer of the Year on four occasions.