Tags archives: Professional Tennis

  • Caroline Wozniacki Twists Ankle in Family Circle Cup

  • As soon as I got back to the Media Tent after shooting Caroline Wozniacki’s match against Vera Zvonareva in the Quarters at the Family Circle Cup, I was bombarded with “DID YOU GET IT?!?”  Here are the three key frames out of about 10 in the sequence.  I truly feel horrible for Caroline.  She’s s[...]
  • Fun Friday at the Family Circle Cup

  • WOW!  I wasn’t sure we could top Thursday’s action.  But Friday really was AMAZING!  In spite of a vip sponsor assignment downtown and a few off-court shoots, I got to see a lot of great tennis today.  By the excitement of the fans, I think they’d probably agree!  Here are a few picks from the to[...]
  • What is Today?

  • What is today?  Oh yeah, it’s Wednesday…er…Thursday…nope definitely Wednesday!  J  Being one of the official photographers of the Family Circle Cup means loooong hours of non-stop “go-go-go” shooting.  Before you know it, one day just runs into the next.  But it sure is gratifying and is an amazi[...]
  • Let the Tournament Begin

  • Day one at the Family Circle Cup has come and gone!  With lots of off-court player appearances by the top 8 seeds, I didn’t see a ton of action.  But here are a few shots from all over campus and throughout the first day…
  • The Family Circle Cup Begins

  • By Sunday most of the players competing in the Family Circle Cup had swooped into Charleston.  Saturday and Sunday had seen plenty of great tennis in the pre-tournament qualifying rounds.  But the MAIN event kicks off on Monday.  In celebrating all these elite women’s tennis players, the tourname[...]
  • Published in Tennis Magazine

  • Most folks know I’m one of the Official Photographers of the Family Circle Cup.  I’m also an avid tennis player with a USTA 4.5 ranking.  So naturally I subscribe to Tennis Magazine.  Last night I was about half-way through the new April issue…turn the page…and staring at me as a full-page add is [...]
  • The Banners are Up!

  • Driving across Daniel Island on my way to my tennis match in Mt. Pleasant today, I saw that the new Family Circle Cup Banners were finally up!  As the Official Photographer of this awesome tennis tournament, I always get a kick out of seeing my images draping the 4-story tall center stadium.  J  [...]
  • NEW Family Circle Cup Banner Announced

  • Only two more months until the Family Circle Cup!  As most of you know, I’ve been one of the Official Photographers of this amazing Professional Women’s Tennis event for many years now.  Each year, the best photo of the returning champion is selected for display on a 47-foot x 40-foot banner that ha[...]
  • Anna Kournikova, John McEnroe, and Jim Courier

  • I've known the news for a couple weeks now, but the big announcement was just made official today:"The Family Circle Cup announces Game, Set, Rock! Tennis. Amplified., an evening of music and tennis entertainment featuring John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Anna Kournikova and a fourth player, to be announc[...]
  • Sony Ericsson WTA Tour

  • As the year comes to a close, I begin to look forward to photographing the Family Circle Cup in the spring. Here's a shot of Sabine Lisicki I photographed last year that has just been featured on the official Sony Ericsson WTA Tour website at: http://www.sonyericssonwtatour.com/page/OffCourtNews/Rea[...]
  • Melanie Oudin

  • The young, talented, and fearless Melanie Oudin from Marietta, GA, will be playing today as she advances to the second week of the US Open. Earlier this year at the Family Circle Cup I had a quick private photo shoot with the 17 year old tennis sensation. She is as sweet off the court as she is feis[...]