I had the privilege of working in the media center for the 2011 U.S. Open. And although I wasn't covering the tournament, I was able to get a behind-the-scenes look at how media operates in such an enormous event. Here are a few photos that I took during the two weeks:
(L) The U.S. Open gift shop with Louis Armstrong Stadium in the background.
(L) View of Arthur Ashe Stadium from the East Gate.
(L) Watching Venus Williams play from the top of Arthur Ashe Stadium.
(L) Ana Ivanovic on the practice courts.
(L) Rafael Nadal smiling after his 1st round win.