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User currently offlinejavibi From Spain, joined Oct 2004, 1371 posts, RR: 41
Posted (4 years 7 months 3 weeks 6 hours ago) and read 2109 times:

...get requests for free pictures.

Check this out:

http://twitpic.com/1dfw9y

Scroll down to read the comments by Lianna24 and RikyUnreal  

The picture is impressive indeed; and BTW, nobody stripped off the EXIF data.

Cheers,

j


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User currently offlineThierryD From Luxembourg, joined Dec 2005, 2077 posts, RR: 51
Reply 1, posted (4 years 7 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 2093 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
HEAD SUPPORT

Quoting javibi (Thread starter):
http://twitpic.com/1dfw9y

Dark, grainy ... 

Thierry



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User currently offlineclickhappy From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 9652 posts, RR: 68
Reply 2, posted (4 years 7 months 3 weeks 5 hours ago) and read 2091 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
PHOTO SCREENER

Bad motiv for sure. What is that on the left side, part of the spacecraft? He should have repositioned.

User currently offlineeksath From United States of America, joined Aug 2004, 1317 posts, RR: 25
Reply 3, posted (4 years 7 months 3 weeks 4 hours ago) and read 2040 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
ARTICLE EDITOR

Quoting ThierryD (Reply 1):
Dark, grainy ... 

Well....that is what happens when you use lowest bidder government contract equipment to take pictures ....  

The last time I was with Alan Pointdexter (current mission commander) he was checking out my camera ..I like to think he was wishing he had that brand in orbit  



Just kidding by the way on the camera brand... I think most of us Earth bound homo sapiens would give a few body parts for that vantage point!



World Wide Aerospace Photography
User currently offlineiamlucky13 From United States of America, joined Aug 2007, 245 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (4 years 7 months 3 weeks 3 hours ago) and read 2016 times:

As far as free photos, most NASA-owned photos are unlicensed and have very few restrictions on use, but they request (not require) image credit. ISS photos of earth usually all end up here after a while:

http://earth.jsc.nasa.gov/

How much you want to bet that by "send to media across the world," Lianna24 means "offer for sale what they can legitimately get for free."

In fact, it looks like the full 12 MP (unedited) version is already up. Hopefully this search link works and doesn't change:
http://earth.jsc.nasa.gov/scripts/SS...a=&elev=&camera=&minfclt=&maxfclt=

I also found a similar photo (on film) taken on STS-39 back in 1991

http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/scripts/sseo...l?mission=STS039&roll=342&frame=28



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