Pa’i ki’i Imagery

May 16, 2009

Camera Repairmen

Filed under: Photography — paikiiimagery @ 9:36 am
Tags: , , , , , ,

This week the Shuttle Atlantis is making a house call to the Hubble telescope to, among other things replace some cameras. They are not your typical point-and-shoot cameras. Here, courtesy Phil Plait, are Ten things you don’t know about Hubble

 

347211main_spacewalkers-vert12x16_800-600

What appears to be a number of astronauts, because of the shiny mirror-like surface of the temporarily-captured Hubble Space Telescope, is actually only two — astronauts John Grunsfeld (left) and Andew Feustel. The mission specialists are performing the first of five STS-125 spacewalks and the first of three for this duo. Photo credit: NASA

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: