Space Shuttle Return to Flight

Discussion in 'Transportation' started by mattbratt, Sep 18, 2005.

  1. STS-114, Return to Flight, taken at Kennedy Space Center, near the press site, July 26, 2005. Turkey Vultures in the foreground.


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  2. PGB

    PGB

    Jan 25, 2005
    Sweet!!! Got anymore of those?

    Thanks for sharing.
     
  3. Sure, here is one more, taken a couple of seconds earlier.

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    I like how the orbiter exhaust is visible in this photo.

    It was a hot and VERY MUGGY day, not good for telephoto shots.
     
  4. Great shots of the launch. You were lucky to be there.
     
  5. MontyDog

    MontyDog

    Jan 30, 2005
    #1064 - You have an error in your SQL syntax;
     
  6. drueter

    drueter

    963
    Apr 24, 2005
    Southeast Texas
    Beautiful shots, Matt! What a treat it must have been to be present for the launch and to capture shots like this.
     
  7. I felt lucky all right, Gordon! Thanks for the comments.
     
  8. Very very cool! Got any more?
     
  9. FishSauce

    FishSauce

    Aug 10, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    Awesome capture, I wish that I were there. Thanks for sharing
     
  10. Johan

    Johan

    679
    Jun 18, 2005
    Belgium
    These shots are fantastic !!! Just look at what that small looking space shuttle can do :smile: That's what I call a hardcore petrolburner !!!

    Great job


    Kind regards


    Johan
     
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