Video - Wawrinka v Dimitrov - Amazing close-up footage!!

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  1. lendlmac

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    Wawrinka v Dimitrov Highlights

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6p5ZdGR4hU

    Love this close, close-up footage of this match's highlights.... you can really feel the power and the camera angle allows you to feel like you are right there, almost playing the match...would love more camer angles like one!
     
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  2. Fate Archer

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    That's like the 30th time this video has been posted... I watch it again every time though. :)
     
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  3. Wilander Fan

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    A couple of 5.0s?

    I kid.
     
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  4. Jack Romeo

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    wawrinka's serve looks robotic and the angle here seems to accentuate that. dimitrov does have similar strokes as federer... if only he could stick his shots more often.
     
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    5.0 at best.

    We have rallies like that all the time at my local club.

    When we get bored, we start to hit winners off of tweeners.

    Nothing impressive.
     
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    Even if it has been posted before that is a good video. Stan's second serve look a little weak, but is still good quality play for those 2 guys.
     
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    I've watched this one quite a few times as well. Very cool to watch though.
     
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  8. DjokovicForTheWin

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    Ball doesn't seem to be skipping off the court with massive topspin.
     
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    I had the best seating position when I shot that vid. First row right behind the action. Best for watching live tennis
     
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  12. Fate Archer

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    Haha, so you're the guy who shot that vid!! :)

    Superb footage, really great stuff. Must have been a great experience. I personally have lost count how many times I've watched your video. :)
     
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  13. RogerRacket111

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    Just watched Dimitrov vs Malisse practice at my club much closer that :) I was a few feet behind him today. He does hit the ball very pure. This picture was taken when he switched sides to the other end. 1q

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  14. PowerPlay

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    I wish TV broadcasts would show this angle of play more often. It's a much better perspective IMO.
     
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    Wow! Great perspective! You can really appreciate the quality of the shot preparation.

    I remember back in the 70's, TV coverage of tennis matches was often at or near court level. I like it much better than the more overhead view.
     
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  16. aimr75

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    Yeah, it's always great watching from that perspective, from where I was sitting, the action felt even closer than that vid

    would be good if the networks mixed it up more often and throw in better viewing perspectives
     
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  17. RogerRacket111

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    Hopefully there will come a time when we have multiple streams to choose. We have choices of multiple courts now. That was a dream not long ago.
     
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  18. Fate Archer

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    Absolutely, that has to be the next step. The action is much more intimate when you see from that court perspective.
     
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