Michael began photographing professional tennis in 1977 at the English Leather Grand Prix in Vermont.  Since then, he has established himself as one of the most accomplished and well-recognized tennis photographers in the world.  In additon to photographing the Grand Slam events, he serves as official photographer for the International Tennis Hall of Fame and numerous annual events worldwide, as well as providing services for major sports management companies and corporate clients around the globe. 

Michael resides in Florida with his wife Terri, spending much of his free time fishing on his boat, Sea Aperture