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I guess that’s the reason the picture works so well; it captures the emotion of that moment. It makes you look at it twice....

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Getty Images photographer Ryan Pierse says he remembers every one of the 9.69 seconds it took for Jamaican Usain Bolt to claim the gold....

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Getty Images photographer Streeter Lecka combined a unique vantage point with a slow shutter speed for an amazing shot. Here's how......

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Here I am at the most thrilling basketball game ever played. It’s day three in Beijing and last night’s basketball game, (America — known as the “Redeem Team” — vs. China) has electrified the air....

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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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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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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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