Bracket, Camera Mounting, Gemini

Bracket, Camera Mounting, Gemini

     

For stable, almost hands-free use of cameras, brackets like this one could be placed inside and outside the spacecraft. Astronauts usually placed them near windows in order to set up a constant location for shooting photographs natural phenomena or the surface of the Earth.

NASA transferred this bracket to the Museum in 1968.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration through McDonnell Aircraft Corp.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Materials
Anodized Aluminum, Steel, Aluminum, Ink, Cadmium
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 13.3 x 5.7cm (6 x 5 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

For stable, almost hands-free use of cameras, brackets like this one could be placed inside and outside the spacecraft. Astronauts usually placed them near windows in order to set up a constant location for shooting photographs natural phenomena or the surface of the Earth.

NASA transferred this bracket to the Museum in 1968.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration through McDonnell Aircraft Corp.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
McDonnell Aircraft Corp.

Type
EQUIPMENT-Photographic

Materials
Anodized Aluminum, Steel, Aluminum, Ink, Cadmium
Dimensions
3-D: 15.2 x 13.3 x 5.7cm (6 x 5 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

ID: A19680377000