Gold Medallist Michael Phelps celebrates following the medal ceremony for the Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay final on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England. It was his record-breaking 19th Olympic medal.
Caption from LIFE. "Distance champion Emil Zatopek of Czechoslovakia, running with his characteristic agonized expression and no grace, starts last lap in 10,000 meters, where he set a new Olympic record. He received a gold medal and promotion from second to first lieutenant in Czech army."
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LONDON OLYMPICS 3D NEWS OBS (Olympic Broadcasting Services) just announced a deal with Panasonic to make 2012 London Olympics in 3D. OBS will be in charge of producing more than 200 hours of 3D coverage during the London 2012 Olympic Games by utilizing Panasonic’s state-of-the-art 3D production technologies including the AG-3DP1,the P2 professional fully-integrated twin-lens Full HD 3D camera recorder.