Wimbledon 2019

I could waffle on about the materials used in modern tennis rackets, the balls, the clothes the players wear, the compounds they used to weed and feed the grass courts, but I won’t here, just for the sake of it, are a few snaps from a trip to Wimbledon myself and Mrs Sciencebase made this week. All shot on my relatively old Panasonic DMC-TZ35 Lumix with the Leica lens and the 20x optical zoom.

Wimbledon Hat
Wimbledon Hat in monochrome
Privileged to see British hopeful Heather Watson vs Kontaveit
Privileged to see British hopeful Heather Watson vs Kontaveit
Playing for victory
Playing for victory
Umpire, security, management
Umpire, security, management (Members of HM Armed Forces volunteer to take security roles at Wimbledon)
Wimbledon Second Round: Kontaveit defeats Watson
Kontaveit defeats Watson, gracious in victory and defeat
Feliciano López
Second match of the day on Court Number 1 with Feliciano López
Between sets, the ultimate victor, Russian player Karen Khachanov
Between sets, the ultimate victor, Russian player Karen Khachanov
Wimbledon line judge and ball boy
Wimbledon line judge and ball boy
Wimbledon practice courts with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Wimbledon practice courts with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Tennis fans, Henman Hill, Wimbledon
Tennis fans concentrating hard, Henman Hill, Wimbledon
Live tennis at Wimbledon, far more intimate than it might seem from this photo
Live tennis at Wimbledon, far more intimate than it might seem from this photo
Wimbledon umpire
In the umpire’s seat
Court No. 1 Floral Tribute at Wimbledon
Court No. 1 Floral Tribute at Wimbledon

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Award-winning freelance science writer, author of Deceived Wisdom. Sharp-shooting photographer and wannabe rockstar.