Over the last 48 years we’ve gone from grainy photos to razor sharp snaps of the lunar surface. Check out this slideshow to see the increase in quality over the years.
Over at Mashable they’ve rounded up 13 photos that range from early 1960s “Yup, that’s the moon alright” quality to 2010-era “Hey, you can see the gear we left behind” sharpness.
48 Years of Inspiring Moon Photography [Mashable]
Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on Google+ if you'd like.
- Published 08/3/12