Tags archives: WTA Tour

  • Thursday Thunder at the Family Circle Cup

  • There were some heavy hitters attacking the courts on Thursday.  Thunderous forehands, stinging backhands, and crisp volleys came from impossible angles and all corners of the clay.  Here are just a few fav’s from the day.  Visit www.chrisandcami.com/blog, www.familycirclecup.com, and www.wtatour[...]
  • 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[...]
  • 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[...]
  • A New Champion is Crowned

  • It's been a GREAT week covering the Family Circle Cup again this year! It's always the most exhausting week in my calendar as I'm constantly pushing full-speed ahead, 9-days strait, often 9am through midnight, no breaks, in multiple locations all over the city.As the Official Photographer, I'm not o[...]
  • Family Circle Cup Finals

  • Nadia Petrova & Bethanie Matteck-Sands came from 3 match points down to win the doubles! Their third time playing together, Patty Schnyder & Liga Dekmeijere had a good time during their doubles final even though they came up short of the trophy.19 Year Old Sabine Lisicki brought her A-Game to the f[...]
  • 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 [...]