Rio 2016 Behind The Scenes With Getty Images

Getty Images VP of Sports Ken Mainardis gives a taste of what it is like to cover the Olympic Games via a behind the scenes look at the Rio 2016 office

Getty Images‘ Rio 2016 office became their 5th biggest in the world when it was set up for the Olympic games. They have been the IOC’s official photographer. Be amazed at the technology behind how hundreds of thousands of images come directly into the editorial team, and appreciate the all important photographers responsible for some of the world’s finest sports stills. Also check out the amazing touchscreen digital lightbox where Getty Images clients could come to choose their preferred shots.