Tags archives: Women’s Tennis Association

  • Family Circle Cup Day 6

  • Sabine Lisicki simply over powered the more experienced Marion Bartoli. Marion Bartoli lost her quarterfinal to the young German who beat Venus earlier this week. Caroline Wozniacki gets last-minute instructions in the tunnel from Tour Supervisor, Pam Whytcross, while Elena Dementieva stretches in [...]
  • On The Bench

  • Between sets us photographers have to entertain ourselves. Here's a fun one of me with Leslie Billman, shooting for Wire Image, and Alice Keeney, shooting for the Associated Press. Leslie is a pretty good player herself. She and I paired up to win the annual Family Circle Cup Media Tournament two ye[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Day 5

  • Elena Dementieva is looking un-stoppable this year. Virginie Razzano played well but couldn't handle the power of Caroline Wozniacki. Caroline Wozniacki in front of the scoreboard...I love how the background compliments her outfit.Sabine Lisicki..now how can you not root for someone with such an ad[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Day 4

  • Sabine Lisicki jumps for joy after one of the biggest wins of her young career. Darius Rucker of Hootie and the Blowfish enjoys the action on Stadium Court. Venus lunges for a volley but the effort wasn't enough to defeat the 19 year old Sabine Lisicki.Marion Bartoli watching the Sabine Lasicki ups[...]
  • Julius "Dr. J" Erving

  • Dr. J, the legendary NBA basketball star, was in town to watch his daughter, Alexandra Stevenson. He got in a little golf the morning before her match and I was invited to tag along for a few shots. Born out of wedlock to freelance writer Samantha Stevenson in 1980, Alexandra only recently re-connec[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Day 3

  • See more of my images on the cover of the WTA Tour website and in their Photo Gallery. Alona Bondarenko in a rare play for the net. Anastasia Rodionova reflected in her coach's sunglasses during a change over. On-court coaching was only recently introduced to the tour. Patty Schnyder goes airborn du[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Media Center

  • Here's me goofing off in the Media tent. Grace from the Post & Courier was playing with my Nikons (they use Canon at the paper) and snuck this shot off. This is where I frantically ingest CF cards and edit images for the FCC and WTA. That's my friend Douglas on the other side of me, Mike Saia (Commu[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Day 1

  • Day 1 at the Family Circle Cup had TONS of off-court and VIP events. So I'll save the action shots for later in the week. I think you'll enjoy some of these behind the scenes images! :-) Nadia Petrova poses for me in front of her 40x47 foot banner hanging from th stadium that I photographed the year[...]
  • Bethanie Matteck-Sands at the Riverdogs

  • There was a lot of great action during today's final Qualifying rounds for the Family Circle Cup. But the highlight of my day was being the exclusive photographer covering Bethanie Matteck-Sands as she warmed up with the Charleston Riverdogs and threw out the first pitch for tonight's game. Bethanie[...]