Posts Tagged ‘apollo 11’

Super Slow Motion Apollo 11 Saturn V Launch

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

This clip is raw from Camera E-8 on the launch umbilical tower/mobile launch program of Apollo 11, July 16, 1969. This is an HD transfer from the 16mm original. The camera is running at 500 FPS, making the total clip of over 8 minutes represent just 30 seconds of actual time. Narration is provided by Mark Gray. Found at Vimeo from Mark Gray.

NASA’s New Moon Landing

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

‘s new is about the only Bush Administration initiative that I can get behind with unwavering enthusiasm. A great nation needs to not only deal with it’s more mundane and terrestrial problems, but it also needs epic aspirations that inspire its citizens to a cause beyond their individual needs and desires. Space exploration has served that purpose in the past and it can again in the future.

July 20, 1969 Moon Landing