Rio 2016 Imagery for Olympics Bid

Rio de Janeiro’s bid to host the Olympics in 2016 is being supported with a web site, www.rio2016.org.br, range of videos, screensaver, emoticons and a series of wallpapers using images taken by Getty photographers during the XV Pan American Games held in Rio de Janeiro, July 2007.

Emilie Heymans diving photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Emilie Heymans of Canada competes during the Women’s 10m Platform Preliminary at the XV Pan American Games on July 25, 2007 at in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Francis Cuddy rowing photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Francis Cuddy of the United States of America’s four man rowing team practices at the 2007 XV Pan American Games at Lagoa Rowing Stadium on July 15, 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Fabiana Murer pole vault photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Fabiana Murer of Brazil waves to the crowd before competing in the Women’s Pole Vault final during the 2007 XV Pan American Games at the Joao Havelange Stadium on July 23, 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Angelica Kvieczynsk rhythmic gymnastics photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Angelica Kvieczynski of Brazil competes in the Rhythmic Gymnastics Individual All-Around Final during the 2007 Pan American Games at the Riocentro Pavilion on July 27, 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Florencia Salomon gymnastics photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Florencia Salomon of Argentina competes in the floor exercise during the Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Team Final at the 2007 XV Pan American Games at the Multipurpose Arena on July 14, 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Synchronized Diving photograph from Rio 2016 ad

Divers pratice for the synchronized diving event during the 2007 XV Pan American Games at the Aquatic Park on July 20, 2007 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

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