This iconic image features astronaut and lunar module pilot of the first lunar landing mission, Buzz Aldrin, as he poses for a photograph next to the deployed US flag during an Apollo 11 Extravehicular Activity. The photo was taken by commander, Neil A. Armstrong using a 70mm Hasselblad lunar surface camera. Armstrong and Aldrin were exploring the Sea of Tranquility region of the Moon while command module pilot, Michael Collins remained with the “Columbia” (Command and Service Modules) in lunar-orbit.
Printed on museum grade paper (300gsm Rag paper with no “optical brighteners”) with fine quality Digital Giclée printing using 12 color archival inks. Print Collection takes care to reproduce this image. As a result, color, exposure and other digital adjustments are made to this historic image while working to maintain a direct connection to the original. Photo credit: NASA. Unframed.