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London images: Action & Culture by Jon Gaede

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Jon D. Gaede, BOHS grad and photojournalist, has sent an additional forty-eight photos of London 2012 Summer Olympics. These particular photos combine spectacular action shots with London’s dynamic and culturally influential city.

We thank Jon for teaming up with BBON in sending a collection of his amazing photos of the London Olympics.

Buckingham Palace - Guard

Marble Arch - near Hyde Park

London Bridge- Olympic rings at night

Chard on the Themes at night

Arcelor - Olympic Park

London Eye

Train Station with rings

Queen Voctoria's Memorial (on marathon route near Buckingham Palace)

Near Piccadilly Square/night

St. Pancras Station - Javelin train

Iconic red phone booths/night

St Pancras - day

UK fan fanatic at Olympic Stadium

Olympic Stadium and Park at night

U.S. Women Water Polo/Gold

U.S. Women Water Polo/Gold

U.S. Women Water Polo/Gold

St. Pancras

London Financial District - Canary Wharf

USA Mens Water Polo Team

Water Polo - U.S. Men

Tube station British flags

Water Polo - U.S. v Croatia

Beach Volleyball - Horse Guard Gate

Beach Volleyball - Horse Guard Gate 2 venue/night

Beach Volleyball - Horse Guard Gate (Walsh/May-Trainor/women)

Beach Volleyball - Hors Guard Gate (Rosenthal/men)

Cycling - USA women win a silver in team. Sign at USA House

Cycling - UK Men, Wiggins "Wiggo" wins time trial. Won Tour De France this year too

Cycling - UK Men, Wiggins "Wiggo"

Jessica Ennis - UK wins Pentathalon and appears on billboards all over Britain.

Weymouth - venue for sailing competitions

USA v. Netherlands/women's 4's

Spain v. Australia/women's 4's

Great Britain/women's 4's

Volleyball indoor venue

VB Brazil Women (Gold Medal)

VB Brazil Women

VB Great Britain Women

VB Tunesia Women

Soccer Final Brazil v. Mexico (Wembley Stadium)







Mexico wins gold/celebration


Mexican Fans/Wembley Stadium


Marathon - Women's Konstantine Kefala/Greece


Triathalon - Men from Hyde Park

Mexican fans at Wembley Stadium

Author :

"Thank you" for visiting Beautiful Brea Old & New (BBON). First & foremost, I am a proud mother & wife. I am also a well-rounded freelance consultant. But you can call me an enthusiastic cheerleader, supporting and promoting the city of Brea and its historic iconic Charlie's Clock turned "Charlie the Clock cartoon character!" Click on the front page illustration to read about the beloved time traveling talking clock!!

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