Apollo 70mm Hasselblad Camera

     

Apollo 70mm Hasselblad Camera

This command module camera, carried on Apollo 11, was a simplified version of the commercial Hasselblad 500 EL motorized film advance camera. Used for color still photography, it could operate in the command module or in the vacuum of space. 

Image Number: 2009-4769
Credit: Image by Eric Long, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution
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