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Snapshots

  1. Bob

    Snapshot Title: Bob
    Taken by: Ken Ryder

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Poor Bob



  2. Men at Work

    Snapshot Title: Men at Work
    Taken by: SIPhoto

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Sports Illustrated photographer Al Tielemans working the infield.



  3. Camera man passes out, no one notices.

    Snapshot Title: Camera man passes out, no one notices.
    Taken by: Kyle Porter

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Probably not, but it looks like it. "Please stay behind the rope!"



  4. Where's Waldo?

    Snapshot Title: Where's Waldo?
    Taken by: Kyle Porter

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Well... maybe it's his dad.



  5. It's Hot here!

    Snapshot Title: It's Hot here!
    Taken by: Kyle Porter

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    A journalist uses a USB powered fan to cool down during the Beijing Olympics. Oh Yeah. Some Blow Pops sound good too.



  6. R/C Boys

    Snapshot Title: R/C Boys
    Taken by: Kyle Porter

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    The kids that drive the remot control Javelin transporter car. Look for the snapshot of the red car to the right.



  7. USA, USA!

    Snapshot Title: USA, USA!
    Taken by: Kyle Porter

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    American Flag.



  8. ?

    Snapshot Title: ?
    Taken by: appleoneusmonk

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    .



  9. BOB Cameraman 134

    Snapshot Title: BOB Cameraman 134
    Taken by: SIPhoto

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Just another BOB on the field of play.



  10. Getty Images

    Snapshot Title: Getty Images
    Taken by: Jarrod

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Just to the right of the Reuters photographers.



  11. Flame

    Snapshot Title: Flame
    Taken by: Jarrod

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Great detail



  12. Another Bob?!?

    Snapshot Title: Another Bob?!?
    Taken by: Jarrod

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Seems the first qualification for this job is that your name is Bob, and they differentiate everyone by number.



  13. RC Car Drivers - Best Job in the Bird's Nest

    Snapshot Title: RC Car Drivers - Best Job in the Bird's Nest
    Taken by: David Engle

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    see links under RC Car



  14. Finland ROCKS!!!

    Snapshot Title: Finland ROCKS!!!
    Taken by: Jarrod

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    ...or the Swedes hired these people to pose as Finns...



  15. She's lost her head

    Snapshot Title: She's lost her head
    Taken by: Jarrod

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Gives a good idea of the FOV used for each snapshot.



  16. RC Car - Javelin Transporter

    Snapshot Title: RC Car - Javelin Transporter
    Taken by: David Engle

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Used for carrying javelins:
    .

    gizmodo.com/5041028/rc-cars-are-the-javelin-errand-boys-of-the-2008-beijing-summer-olympics Will open in a new tab or window
    .
    and
    www.freep.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/2008081 Will open in a new tab or window...



  17. 4x100 Medals

    Snapshot Title: 4x100 Medals
    Taken by: Bob Holmberg

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    The medals for the Men's 4x100 relay are awarded.



  18. The Australian, Bannister

    Snapshot Title: The Australian, Bannister
    Taken by: David Engle

    Image: Bird's Nest Interior
    Image Owner: SIPhoto



    Description:

    Javelin:

    Third Attempt
    .
    www.smh.com.au/news/athletics/elbow-blow-for-bannister/2008/08/23/1219262628539.html Will open in a new tab or window