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A look around London with the opening of the Games just a little over a week away

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The Olympic Stadium is reflected in a corporate sponsor's pavilion in Olympic Park, Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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Workers replace a window on a high rise residential building with a poster of Team GB track cyclist Chris Hoy, overlooking the Olympic Park in Stratford, in east London July 19, 2012.

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A group of volunteers listen to a briefing at a corporate sponsor's pavilion that reflects the Olympic Stadium in the Olympic Park, Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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Members of the Canadian Olympic Team shop in the Westfield Shopping Centre, a major gateway for visitors to the London 2012 Olympic Park, in Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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A worker stands on the roof of the Olympic water polo arena in Olympic Park, Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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Soldiers walks around the Westfield Shopping Centre, a major gateway for visitors to the London 2012 Olympic Park, in Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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An Olympic Steward gives directions at the Westfield Shopping Centre, a major gateway for visitors to the London 2012 Olympic Park, in Stratford, east London July 19, 2012.

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A worker walks past the Olympic basketball arena in Olympic Park, Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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Workers and visitors walk towards the Olympic Stadium in Olympic Park, Stratford, east London, July 19, 2012.

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A swimmer trains at the Aquatics Centre at the Olympic Park in Stratford, the location of the London 2012 Olympic Games, in east London July 19, 2012.

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A London 2012 beach volleyball lies on the sand following a training session at the London 2012 Olympics beach volleyball venue in central London July 19, 2012.

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Street artist James Cochran, also known as Jimmy C, works on his spray painted picture of Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt in Sclater street car park in east London July 19, 2012

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