In Moscow and Sochi photo-exhibition «FINALISTS. The Russian sports in a modern photo» took place.
The works of the best sports photographers of the country finalists of the All-Russia photocompetition «Sports Russia», founded by «Sportivnoye veschaniye and RIA Novosti news agency, were presented.»To show the spirit and character of the Olympic Games is not less important, than to construct the most unique Olympic objects", has noted during the vice-president of «Olympstroy» Hasyan Zyabirov during the award ceremony. And Main media center of the Olympic Games will make their work safe, and comfortable, and efficient". RIA Novosti news agency and Agency of the sports information «R-sport» plan to prepare writing and photo journalists for the Olympic Games in Sochi, but «the first step will become their work in London». «I can't show the secret and call the exact number of journalists going on XXX Summer Games, but it will be absolutely unprecedented number for Russia, the editor-in-chiefof»R-sport" Vasily Konov has intrigued. The prize-winner of the Olympic Games on bobsled Alexey Voevoda believes that sports press photographers have special mission. «Without them sports don't develop, he has told. The good photographer, who can catch the moment passes emotions and dynamics».