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    Quote Originally Posted by vpwphoto View Post

    BTW... I met and to some extent know Armstong and Cernan. I have no doubt that we went to the moon. I personally have heard Cernan address the doubter's his conviction is the same as a father defending his daughter's honor.

    If we had "faked" going to the moon... would we have done so good of job?! That's my opinion.
    And some people seem to not realize that if it were fake, the Soviets would have gleefully debunked it. They were certainly able to determine where the communications were coming from. They knew we got there.
    I do use a digital device in my photographic pursuits when necessary.
    When someone rags on me for using film, I use a middle digit, upraised.

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    There aren't any more Hasselblads on the moon. The aliens beamed them up to replace their inferior digital cameras.
    "There is a time and place for all things, the difficulty is to use them only in their proper time and places." -- Robert Henri

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    Yesterday i took a shot of the moon, i saw one Hasselblad there, where are the rest???

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    Can you buy Tri-X on the moon?
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    "She's always out making pictures, She's always out making scenes.
    She's always out the window, When it comes to making Dreams.

    It's all mixed up, It's all mixed up, It's all mixed up."

    From It's All Mixed Up by The Cars

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    I heard that in a bout of irony that NASA decided to leave behind a few Kiev 88's...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Photo Engineer View Post
    IDK, but there is at least one in orbit.

    PE
    I seem to recall reading somewhere that the Hassy left in orbit re-entered quite a while ago. From dust to dust.

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    I wonder what films they used probably Kodak. They also left the Moon buggies up there so if we go back get some new batteries and go for a ride!

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    Quote Originally Posted by mopar_guy View Post
    Can you buy Tri-X on the moon?
    Not on Sundays!!

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    The astronauts used Kodak color film that was coated on special thin base so that they could get more exposures / roll or magazine full. The film was pretested in vacuum at low and high temperature to assure quality in spite of the possibility of losing some of the volatile materials due to the conditions found on the moon.

    PE

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    Whenever I see this thread, it's as if I can hear music

    http://www.remhq.com/lyrics.php?id=303
    Matt

    “Photography is a complex and fluid medium, and its many factors are not applied in simple sequence. Rather, the process may be likened to the art of the juggler in keeping many balls in the air at one time!”

    Ansel Adams, from the introduction to The Negative - The New Ansel Adams Photography Series / Book 2

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