My Olympic Photos

A bit of sporting action but mainly a flavour of what it was like to be in London during these few amazing weeks in the summer of 2012. All taken by me — six events (four unticketed) and around London.

Waiting for the Chimes

Waiting for the Chimes

London 2012 Womens Road Race Start

London 2012 Womens’ Road Race Start

Women's Cycling Road Race -- Leader at 900m to go
Women’s Cycling Road Race — Leader at 900m to go
What An Arena -- Beach Volleyball on Horse Guards Parade

What An Arena — Beach Volleyball on Horse Guards Parade

London 2012 Blurry Beach Volleyball Conga

Conga Looking Like I Felt (And I Was Driving)

A Load of Balls

A Load of Balls

London 2012 Argentina v USA Beach Volleyball

The Action

London 2012 Dancers in Beach Volleyball Crowd

Instant Conga’s Gonna Get You

London Eye as a Back Drop

London Eye as a Back Drop

London 2012 Uncle Sam

Wonder If He Paid £250 for a Last-Minute Ticket?

Our Boys At Beach Volleyball

Our Boys Protecting Beach Volleyball

London 2012 Beach Volleyball Ticket

The Hottest Ticket in Town

There are 15,000 Crazed People Lurking on the Left

There are 15,000 Crazed People Lurking on the Left

London 2012 Greggs Aylesbury

Unlikely Workplace of an Olympic Competitor

London 2012 Good Luck Cooray

Good Luck Cooray Poster in Gregg’s, Aylesbury

London 2012 -- Women's Marathon Outside St. Paul's

The Leaders in the Women’s Marathon Passing St. Paul’s

A Colour Themed Olympic Venue T-Shirt

A Colour Themed Olympic Venue T-Shirt

The Most Frustrating Web Page Ever?

The Most Frustrating Web Page Ever?

The Mall Decorated As Never Before

The Mall Decorated As Never Before

The Olympic Flag from the 1948 London Olympics

The Olympic Flag from the 1948 London Olympics

Wembley Showing Wembley

Wembley Showing Wembley

A Microcosm of the United Nations Behind the Wembley Goal

A Microcosm of the United Nations Behind the Wembley Goal

Elation and Despair - Japan Beat France in the Women's Football Semi-Final

Elation and Despair – Japan Beat France in the Women’s Football Semi-Final

The Brownlee Brothers Cycling in the Men's Triathlong

The Brownlee Brothers Cycling in the Men’s Triathlon

The Medallists in the Men's Triathlon -- near Serpentine Bridge

The Medallists in the Men’s Triathlon — near Serpentine Bridge

Alistair Brownlee Running Towards His Gold in the Triathlon

Alistair Brownlee Running Towards His Gold in the Triathlon

Three Modern Icons of London -- The Shard, the London Eye and Johnny Brownlee Getting Triathlon Bronze on the Big Screen

Three Modern Icons of London — The Shard, the London Eye and Johnny Brownlee Getting Triathlon Bronze on the Big Screen

Jeremy Deller's 'Sacrilege' -- Victoria Park, Hackney

Jeremy Deller’s ‘Sacrilege’ — Victoria Park, Hackney

Women's Marathon Swimmers at the East End of the Serpentine

Women’s Marathon Swimmers at the East End of the Serpentine

Mad Women Swimmers in the Serpentine

Mad Women Swimmers in the Serpentine

Hyde Park Crowds and the Women's Marathon

Hyde Park Crowds and the Women’s Marathon Swimming

A Games Maker Points The Way -- Exhibition Road

A Games Maker Points The Way — Exhibition Road

Do You Have A Question? Outside the V&A

Do You Have A Question? Outside the V&A

Germany's Thomas Lurz in the Serpentine for the Men's Marathon Swimming

Germany’s Thomas Lurz in the Serpentine for the Men’s Marathon Swimming

Huge Crowds in Hyde Park for the Men's Marathon Swimming

Huge Crowds in Hyde Park for the Men’s Marathon Swimming

Olympic Rings Under the Serpentine Bridge -- Men's Marathon Swimming

Olympic Rings Under the Serpentine Bridge — Men’s Marathon Swimming

The City and the Shard from the East End

The City and the Shard from the East End

London 2012 -- Olympic Stadium from Victoria Park

London 2012 — Olympic Stadium from Victoria Park

The Olympic Park

The Olympic Park

Some Very Lucky People Down There

Some Very Lucky People Down There

The East End -- Then and Now

The East End — Then and Now (from the BT Observation Wheel, Victoria Park, Hackney)

London 2012 Time Out

Time Out Welcome to London