Countdown to Apollo 11 50th – 9
For the 10 days leading to the 50th anniversary of humanity’s first steps on another world, Apollospace will feature a different Apollo 11 photo magazine and highlight the most significant, iconic, and enduring images from the Apollo 11 mission and in the history of photography.
Apollo 11 Magazine 37/R contains 123 color images, NASA #s AS11-37-5433 to AS11-37-5555. This Magazine contains images taken from the Lunar Module.
The first set of photographs, taken from the Lunar Module, are of the LM with an Earthrise over the lunar horizon.
The next series of images are of the Command Module over the lunar surface as the LM pulls away before its descent to the surface.
The remaining images were taken from the Lunar Module after landing on the lunar surface at Tranquility Base. The first images are before Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin stepped […]