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This site will display photographs of many of the tennis players and venues I photograph throughout the year. It includes active players on and off court from recent tournaments. It will also highlight many of the elements that make up the world of tennis.
TennisSource Images Archive shows photographs of the players, people, and tennis relationships that I’ve seen covering the tennis tour for more than forty years. It includes the U.S. Open and Wimbledon. Many of these players and people have shaped the modern game of tennis.
I’ve photographed the golf tour for over forty years. This site will show active players from the PGA Tour, the Senior PGA Tour, the LPGA, and amateur tournaments. It will include photographs from the four Majors and PGA and LPGA Tour events when they are covered.
GolfSource Images Archive will show photographs of players, people, golf tournaments and golf courses I’ve photographed over forty years covering the golf tour. It will include PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, Senior Tour, and amateur players. It will also include photographs of many of the courses and people who have contributed to the game we know today.
I’ve photographed Arnold Palmer for many years and have been privileged to get to know him. My photographs show Arnold on and off the golf course and with many who have meant the most to him. It has been a pleasure that I hope will continue for years to come.
I’ve photographed horses and equestrian events around the world for many years. I’ve covered polo, 3Day eventing, show jumping, steeplechase, dressage, thoroughbred and standardbred – trotters – racing. In addition I’ve photographed horses at work and play.
Over the years, I’ve photographed motor racing in all of it’s forms. Nascar, stock cars, open wheel – Indy cars and Formula 1 (F!), Grand Prix, 24 Hour endurance, drag racing, truck racing, dirt tracks, short tracks, high speed ovals and tri-ovals, road tracks. This includes over twenty Daytona 500s and Indy 500s each. I’ve photographed the drivers, owners, promoters, mechanics and crew. Many of these people have become friends. Most of all the cars.
I’ve photographed just about all varieties of sport – professional, collegiate, Olympic, and amateur. Golf, tennis, football, basketball, baseball, horses, motor racing, winter sports – skiing, snowboarding, skating, ice hockey – swimming, diving, wrestling, boxing, sailing, rowing, etc., etc. etc. There is no end to the variety. Photographs have been used editorially, on line, for networks – CBS Sports, NBC Sports, ABC Sports, Fox Sports, etc.- books, advertising, corporate reports and brochures.