One of the Olympic torches used to transport the flame to London.
Brazilian ambassador Mauro Vieira welcomes his guests.
Assistant Secretary of State Rebecca Jacobson and British ambassador Peter Westmacott.
This combo produced a cool samba soundtrack for the party.
Guests, cocktails, and canapes at the Brazilian party.
The scene in the Brazilian Embassy’s main reception room.
Ambassador Vieira does a Spanish-language interview about the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Ambassador Westmacott prepares for a television interview.
The view from the cross hall into the main reception room of the Brazilian residence.
British ambassador Peter Westmacott and Greek ambassador Christos Panagopoulos.