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Picture of the Rockwell Space Shuttle aircraft

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More: Rockwell Space Shuttle
More: Off-Airport - Kennedy Space Center
More: USA - Florida, May 15, 2011
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OV-105 (cn OV-105) My remote camera sits on the pad less than 24 hrs before launch of "Endeavour" on her last mission (STS-134). Minolta X-700 + 50mm lens attached to a sound trigger. Tripod is anchored by 3 bungee chords (orange) to 9 inch stakes driven into the ground. Three 30 lb bags of sand have been placed at each leg. The whole setup is wrapped in a garbage bag except for lens opening. Film = Fuji Velvia 50.
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A visitor from Brazil posted Mon April 9, 2012:
Nice picture, thanks for sharing this kind of valuable information!

A visitor from Germany posted Mon April 9, 2012:
That is some dedication! Thank you so much for all the great Shuttle photos, it's great to learn a little bit of background!

A visitor from - posted Mon April 9, 2012:
Great photo! It answers my question!

A visitor from Spain posted Sun April 8, 2012:
An interesting picture, now I know how photographers can make beautiful lift-off pictures.

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