Olympics through the ages
28th June – 30th September 2012
Getty Images Gallery, Westfield Stratford City
Olympics Through The Ages, features images from the beginning of the Modern Olympics in Athens 1896, through the decades until Beijing 2008, showcasing iconic moments and award-winning photography. The exhibition provides the viewer with front row seats to the greatest sports event in the world. Witness the winners, the losers, the drama, the action – and the incredible technical skills that are needed to capture this unique event.
Working alongside Panasonic, one of the official Worldwide Olympic partners in the Audio Video Equipment Category, to produce a stunning exhibition that you can enjoy and interact with.
The London 2012 Olympic Games will be the first ever live 3D Olympic Games – a truly momentous achievement. In line with this, Panasonic and Getty Images are pleased to offer the first Olympic gallery showing 3D images. Visitors to Getty Images Gallery, Westfield Stratford City will be able to interact with Panasonic's exclusive showcase of Smart VIERA TVs showing live London 2012 Olympic content both in 2D and 3D from all Olympic venues.
Louise Garczewska, director of Getty Images Gallery, acknowledges: "We are extremely grateful to Westfield Stratford City for providing such a superb venue for this exciting exhibition and we hope that visitors to Westfield and the Olympic Park will marvel at the incredible photography on display."