Photography

This is the first picture of Earth taken from a planet beyond the moon. It was taken by the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit, one hour before sunrise on the 63rd Martian day, or sol, of its mission. (March 8, 2004) This picture is very similar to another, older photograph of Earth. Twenty years ago, the…

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I took a few photos on my shiny new Canon EOS 7D today.  It’s a pretty awesome camera but it’s going to take me a while to learn what all the buttons do.  I think I’m also going to need a bigger, faster memory card; it does a good machine gun impression when you hold…

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