Sherman Visual Lab: Olympic Torch Relay, San Francisco, 2008/04/09
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Olympic Torch Relay, San Francisco, 2008/04/09
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9:35 AM: A large croude already gathered at McCovey Cove.
9:36 AM: Another busload of supporters just has arrived.
9:59 AM: Our group has started to prepare flags.
10:17 AM: Another wave of new comers.
10:19 AM: A life broadcast.
10:24 AM: Students won't miss such a once-in-life celebration.
10:25 AM: Suppoters, policemen and reporters.
10:27 AM: A group of performers waiting for their turn.
11:01 AM: A dragon joins a lion dancing on the ceremonial platform.
11:37 AM: The singers from Silicon Valley.
11:39 AM: Policemen are waiting patiently.
11:39 AM: So are the unwearyingly participants.
11:59 AM: Peaceful coexistence of crowd, policemen and reporters.
12:02 PM: A harmonic tune of colors for welcoming Olympic torch.
12:05 PM: As a proud participant of the historic event.
12:09 PM: Red and black, symbols of happiness and security.
12:12 PM: A lonely protester is protested by many supporters.
12:15 PM: Cheerful performers from Silicon Valley.
12:55 PM: Police boats patrol on water. A huge supporting crowd is on the other side.
1:00 PM: Policemen at the blocked bridge.
1:05 PM: A group of performers in Chinese costume, some with golden hairs.
1:13 PM: Pier 48. Many policemen are standing at the front gate.
1:15 PM: At the starting point. Opening ceremony officially starts.
1:23 PM: At the starting point. Where is Lin Li?
1:24 PM: Pier 48. A team of police motorcycles rush out from its main gate.
1:26 PM: At the starting point. People are still waiting.
1:39 PM: Pier 48. Not sure if it is a torch, but sure the relay plan is changed.
1:58 PM: Second team of police motorcycles leaving Pier 48.
2:15 PM: Confused and disappointed, supporters silently prepare to leave.
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