Photographing the Beijing Olympics

October 14, 2008

Lucy Nicholson presents a multimedia blog on Reuters’ coverage of the Beijing Olympics.


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Wow! Awesome! Congratulations to these masterpieces of photography!

hats off!!!

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Nice work-some great stuff.

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Lucy, a truly multimedia piece, led with great still pictures – fantastic

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Lucy, very well done – it’s a stunning and real multimedia piece of work.

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[...] I just saw this lovely (or “awesom” by most of the viewers) video produced by our little blonde (or “witched” by a Xinhua guy I bumped into on a media shuttle bus because of her using 200mm shooting basketball and controlling 8 remotes simultaneously) Lucy Nicholson from Reuters photographer blog. (To view click here.) [...]

Lucy, once again an excellent and entertaining video-blog documentary. Congrats, Mike

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Thanks, Lucy. I’ve been waiting for this piece.
Great work!

Posted by Paul Verhagen | Report as abusive

Spectacular! What a breathtaking set of images. Congratulations to you Lucy and the whole Reuters crew!

Wow, this is great!!! Really, really nice job. I loved every minute of it, even down to the ISO the photographers used.

Incredible production too.

Fantastic! wonderful multimedia and shows a new perspective of pictures. Thanks Lucy

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Very nice, Lucy. Really very nice.

Posted by Paul Barker | Report as abusive

Great job Lucy, I think it really showed the complexity of our job, at least in track events.. looking forward to more from you

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[...] Reuters im Vogelnest In einem weiteren Multimedia-Blog gibt Lucy Nicholson diesmal Einblick in die Arbeit des Reuters-Teams bei den Olympischen Spielen. Rund 40 Fotografen und Bildredakteure waren für die Nachrichtenagentur im Einsatz. Zahlreiche kommen in dem Blog zu Wort und berichten von ihren jeweiligen Aufgaben im Vogelnest. Zum Blog… [...]

Lucy, awsome production. You obviously have another career ahead of you! :)

A very classy production indeed Lucy. I especially appreciated your slick sequencing along with the fast pace that keeps you rivetted throughout. A very worthy tribute to the professionalism of our Beijing 2008 team and a wonderful showcase for our Reuters Olympic production. C’est Magnifique!

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You have done good job Lucy!

This is very cool. I showed it at the official debrief of the Beijing Games in London week. Great job Lucy, Gary, Greg and all the Reuters team. IOC

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[...] I was unable to find any audio slide shows on my websites, but I did find an awesome one on Reuters. Please check it out and tell me what you think about it. It’s a mixture of video, photos, and commentary from the photographers. It’s beautiful. Beijing Olympics 2008 [...]

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