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Apollo 11: The ‘dumb luck’ saved the iconic Moon photos will be destroyed

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The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, Neil Armstrong’s sons, Mark and Rick will describe the day their father walked on the Moon.

The Apollo 11 moon landing has produced some of the most iconic photos ever taken. However, it is a processing of a hotel in new york when the films were returned to the Earth and almost caused a “photographic disaster” of epic proportions.

“One of the 20th century’s defining moments was almost lost to posterity,” explains Zeiss, the company that made the camera lenses for the Apollo 11, on its web site. The Apollo 11 graphics, adding, when we arrived in Houston shortly after the crew’s return to the Moon.

However, before that the moon photos were developed, the equipment for processing, it was checked one more time with a test film,” Thin said. During the inspection the film processor, all of a sudden to have a leak of ethylene oxide, and the destruction of the test film.

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“This has turned out to be a blessing:” this is a final test, the development team quickly fixed the fault and it could be a success in the development of the images of the first moon landing, the” lens-maker, will be explained. “The photos were taken during the moon missions, have been published all over the world and in history.”

In this July 20, 1969 photo provided by NASA, astronaut Buzz Aldrin, the lunar module pilot, walks on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity.
(Neil Armstrong/NASA via AP)

It is not clear how much of the Apollo 11 photographs in the world have affected the production of ethylene oxide had leaked out onto the actual film, the mission. A wide variety of photos were captured during the mission. They include Neil Armstrong’s iconic photograph of Buzz Aldrin on the moon’s surface by Apollo 11 mission commander, is reflected in Aldrin’s visor, as well as the famous image of Aldrin’s boot print.

“In the area, and the surface of the moon, photographs made during the Apollo 11 the Apollo 11 mission, which was to be of good quality, resolution, and contrast,” said NASA in a report that was released in the 1970’s. It consisted of 1,359 frames of 70 mm photography and, 17, pairs of the lunar surface stereoscopic images.

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Neither NASA, nor the Kodak film for the Apollo 11, I was able to shed some light on the incident when contacted by Fox News for a while.

Buzz Aldrin’s footprint on the moon’s surface. (NASA)

However, Billy Watkins’ book, “Apollo Moon Missions: The Unsung Heroes,” by Richard Underwood, NASA’s chief of photography during the Apollo 11 mission, and how the production of ethylene oxide had leaked out of the test film, and melting it.

“The spaceship was about to land, and we have been running a test on a film-based processor, which had been checked a hundred times before,” he said.

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“It was just pure dumb luck that we decided to do a test on that engine. Was Armstrong’s film, without it the test would have to be eaten up,” Underwood added. “It would be the biggest photographic disaster in the history of the planet.”

A stainless-steel body, he explained, had been built in order to prevent any future leakage in the precious movie.

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July 20, 2019 at the latest, marked the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

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