Originally Posted by Mike Bulgakov
I enjoy hitting a topspin backhand with a high racquet take-back, using a non-extreme backhand grip. I also find the Lendl topspin backhand more aesthetically pleasing than Federer's topspin backhand, with the low take-back.
I advocate high take back as well. In fact higher than Lendl. a la Gasquet or Almagro.