Acclaimed photographer Martin Schoeller recently captured U.S. Olympic athletes before journeying across the pond for the 2012 London Olympics. Athletes individually posed in front of Schoeller's lens for a series of unique portraits. We've already shown you "A Design History Of The Olympic Gold Medal", now it's time to check out the athletes hoping to bring these bad boys home. Hit the thumbs to check out 2012 Olympians photographed by Martin Schoeller. [WhiteZine]