Mark Sutton was viewed by millions during the opening ceremonies in London.
A day at the beach
Fans watch a beach volleyball match between Canada and Brazil as the sun begins to set on Wednesday. MORE: See all the hottest action from beach volleyball.
Getting a leg up
Mark Anthony of Australia (blue) competes with Varlam Liparteliani of Georgia during the men's 90 kg competition on Wednesday. MORE: Who's leading the Olympic medal count?
Marcel Nguyen of Germany competes in the horizontal bar during the men's individual all-around gymnastics final on Wednesday. This picture was taken using multiple exposures. The USA's Danell Leyva took bronze in the all-around. VIDEO: Recapping the men's day on the mat.
A full moon rises from behind a cloud beyond a sign at Olympic Park on Wednesday. MORE: Full Olympics results.
They're a blur
Swimmers dive into the pool in a women's 200-meter breaststroke swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park on Wednesday. MORE: Who's leading the Olympic medal count?
A child cries while arriving in the Olympic park in London Wednesday.
Wear it proudly!
Photographers take pictures of the U.S. women's rowing quadruple sculls team during the medal ceremony in Eton Dorney on Wednesday. The US won the bronze medal.
Work for it
Serbia's Novak Djokovic tries to return the ball after slipping on the grass during his match against Lleyton Hewitt of Australia at the All England Lawn Tennis Club on Wednesday.
Poland's Radoslaw Zawrotniak (left) competes against Italy's Paolo Pizzo during the men's individual epee fencing competition on Wednesday. Pizzo went on to win.
Gold medalist Kristin Armstrong of the United States celebrates with her son, Lucas, after the women's individual time trial event at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Take a breath
Michael Phelps competes in a men's 200-meter individual medley heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park Wednesday. On Tuesday, Phelps became the most decorated medal winner in the Olympics.
Great Britain's (left to right) Matthew Wells, Tom Solesbury, Charles Cousins and Stephen Rowbotham wave to the crowd after finishing third in a men's quadruple rowing sculls semifinal in Eton Dorney on Wednesday.
Hong Kong's Yip Puiyin plays against France's Hongyan Pi in a women's singles badminton match Wednesday.
Agony of defeat
Switzerland's Max Heinzer reacts after losing his match against Venezuela's Ruben Limardo Gascon in the men's individual epee fencing competition.
Ready for it
Spain's Andres Eduardo Mata Perez competes during the men's 77-kg weightlifting competition Wednesday.
Missy Franklin prepares to compete in a women's 100-meter freestyle swimming heat at the Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park.