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A Legendary Tennis Photographer on Capturing the US Open : Slideshow

Slideshow of famous photos shows tennis greats

Sunday, September 08, 2013

WNYC
Art Seitz
Legendary Arthur Ashe was the first African-America man to win a Grand Slam tournament.
Art Seitz
Andre Agassi is famous for his eight Grand Slam wins, a 1996 Olympic gold medal and his hair.
Art Seitz
Friends John McEnroe (left) and Vitas Gerulaitis (right) at a rock concert. They faced off at the US Open in 1979.
Art Seitz
Chris Evert and her first husband, John Lloyd, in Maui. This photograph appeared in Time Magazine.
Art Seitz
Luke Jensen tosses a racquet skyward in front of the World Trade Center two weeks before 9/11.
Art Seitz
Billie Jean King famously took on and beat Billy Riggs in the 1973 "Battle of the Sexes".
Art Seitz
Iconic male chauvinist Bobby Riggs is presented with a pig by Rosie Casals.
Art Seitz
A chorus of Maria Sharapova look-alikes poses in Time Square during the US Open. Art Sietz suggested they sit on the cab.
Art Seitz
Roger Federer is ranked, as of August 2013, World No. 7 by the Association of Tennis Players. He left the 2013 US Open early.
Nate Chura
Art Seitz at the 2013 US Open. Seitz has been photographing tennis champions for 30 years.

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