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Capturing nuclear explosions on film

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by k4D3t, Sep 29, 2010.

  1. k4D3t

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    Thanks. Here's one of them that was impressive to me. Tower at bottom.

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    Wow, really great pictures in there.
     
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    I always thought this one was neat

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    terrifying
     
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    I've always been fascinated with these. :) More please
     
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    This is a crazy painting done by Chesley Bonestell in 1950 for a Colliers magazine article "Hiroshima USA".


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    This is the one they used for the cover.

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    Here's the trailer for the book "How to Photograph an Atom Bomb"

     
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    Interesting, those black and white stills look like Electron Microscope images of microscopic insects. I'd post one, but they're disgusting.
     
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