Walter Iooss photographs tennis legend Billie Jean King with “Battle of the Sexes” star Emma Stone for Sports Illustrated

Flashback: Serena Williams in 2009 by Walter Iooss

. In 2009, Walter Iooss photographed Serena Williams for a humorous Tampax campaign. Afterward, he got a moment with her for a personal photo shoot, which yielded this portrait. “This shoot was done two days after her Wimbledon victory,” recalls Walter, “and she came in exhausted. She is a great girl and very in control […]

25 vintage tennis shots by Walter Iooss

The U.S. Open started yesterday, inspiring Walter Iooss to pull together a selection of his tennis photos from the 1970s and ’80s. It’s especially fun to look at these images knowing that Andy Samberg impersonated some of these athletes for the New York Times Magazine cover story that Walter shot for Kathy Ryan, the magazine’s […]

Walter Iooss shoots Andy Samberg as McEnroe, Agassi, and other tennis pros for NYT Magazine

. Yesterday Arem Duplessis, the design director of The New York Times Magazine, tweeted a sneak peek of this Sunday’s cover: a re-creation of a famous 1980 shot of John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg, with comedian Andy Samberg playing both men and photographed by Walter Iooss. Well, that image is