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A snowboarder leaps through the Olympic Rings to begin the Opening Ceremony of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics at BC Place on February 12, 2010 in Vancouver, Canada. 96631514,Cameron Spencer/ Getty Images Sport ゲッティ イメージズは、IOC(国際オリンピック委員会)のオフィシャルフォトエージェンシーとして皆さまに、最新の画像素材をご提供しています。 ゲッティ...

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The Super Bowl Six

February 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

What a whirlwind the last two days have been.  Just hours after Tracy Porter intercepted a pass from Peyton Manning to seal Super Bowl XLIV for the New Orleans Saints, six of us from Getty...

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Packing for the Winter Olympics

February 2, 2010 | 7 Comments

Packing for the Winter Olympics is sort of like packing for summer camp. You just have to be prepared for a little colder weather. As well, with a single hotel room, I don’t have to...

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Capturing Great Shots of Extreme Athletes

January 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

SWITZERLAND – JANUARY 15: Shinsuke Tayama of Japan tries to gain control of his sled during the Men’s FIBT Skeleton World Cup Round 7 at the Olympic Bobrun on January 15, 2010 in St Moritz,...

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The medals of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games are circular in shape and based on a large master artwork of an orca whale by Corrine Hunt, a Canadian designer/artist of Komoyue and Tlingit heritage....

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The Games are Over

August 29, 2008 | 0 Comments

BEIJING – AUGUST 24: Fireworks go off during the Closing Ceremony for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 24, 2008 in Beijing, China. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) “The world has learned about China,...

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Just Another Day at the Office

August 19, 2008 | 0 Comments

Ricky Berens of the United States poses with his gold medal in the NBC Today Show Studio after winning the Mens 4×200 Swimming Relay event at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 13, 2008...

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The IBC (International Broadcast Center) With so many stories being told at the Beijing Olympics, it’s often hard to find an original news angle. The weather, or should I say smog, is dominating the news,...

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What on earth do they all do?

August 10, 2008 | 0 Comments

When you send out to Beijing the largest Olympic team in our history, you need to do a bit of work behind the scenes to make sure they can all do their jobs. And that’s...

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China Realizes its Century-Old Dream!

August 8, 2008 | 0 Comments

91,000 spectators and I took our seats at the Opening Ceremony, we were all confident that this would be a spectacle that would demonstrate China’s ability to put on an event of military precision. Before...

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It was the night before Christmas

August 7, 2008 | 0 Comments

Feng Li – Getty Images Sport This is it. The entire Getty Images team is nearly at Day 0; the day of the opening ceremony. For the last week we’ve been shooting previews, getting to...

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Covering Beijing in Sport Imagery

August 6, 2008 | 0 Comments

In preparation for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing and the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, Getty Images has literally covered Beijing in sport imagery: Over 60 images that capture the spirit of sport...

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Getting Ready for Beijing

July 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

A cyclist passes an Olympic billboard in Beijing on July 23, 2008. (Photo credit should read PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images) In just about four days the majority of the 78 member Getty Images Olympic team will...

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Your Gateway to the Games

February 15, 2008 | 1 Comments

Donald Miralle/Getty Images Athens – August 13: The Olympic rings are seen as drummers perform during the opening ceremony of the Athens 2004 Summer Olympic Games on August 13, 2004 at the Sports Complex Olympic...

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