Pictures taken with multiple exposure functio capture athletes' breathtaking moments at the Sochi Olympics.
The warm temperatures at the Sochi Winter Olympics are forecast to get even warmer Friday.
Konstantin Ernst, creative producer of the Sochi Winter Olympics opening ceremony, promised a playback of Russian history at Fisht Olympic Stadium on Friday.
Thousands of stray dogs have been living amid the mud and rubble of Olympic construction sites, roaming the streets and snowy mountainsides, and begging for scraps of food.
The main roads and boulevards of Sochi have been plastered over with Olympic Games posters, slogans in Cyrillic and billboards welcoming sports fans to the Russian Black Sea resort.
Seven years ago, Vladimir Putin traveled all the way to Guatemala to woo Olympic leaders with his grandiose vision: hosting the Winter Games in Russia's little-known Black Sea summer resort of Sochi.
No shortage of snow has been forecast for the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics, but the potential heavy snowfalls may cause real problems, a Russian official said Tuesday.