Every few years, The Olympics marks one of the few moments in history where the entire world can come together. It’s truly an incredible moment in time and these 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo are no different. With so many images swirling around, it’s important to remember that visual storytelling plays a major role in our understanding of the iconic achievements in sports we witness at the Games. Photography provides us all, as fans and spectators of our favorite teams or athletes, with an inside look at all the action.
Whether it’s AP photographers, Getty Image contributors or freelance photographers covering the Olympic Games for the first time, there are already a ton of photos from this year’s big event making their way around the Twittersphere.
As we continue to celebrate the photographers traveling the world and documenting the Tokyo Olympics, we’re highlighting some of the amazing moments we’ve seen thus far. Scroll through all of the highlights below and add your own in the comments.