ERIC Number: ED314241
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
How We Get Pictures from Space. NASA Facts (Revised Edition).
This booklet discusses image processing from spacecraft in deep space. The camera system on board the spacecraft, the Deep Space Network (DSN), and the image processing system are described. A table listing photographs taken by unmanned spacecraft from 1959-1977 is provided. (YP)
Descriptors: Communications Satellites, Photographic Equipment, Photography, Satellites (Aerospace), Science Facilities, Science History, Scientific Research, Space Exploration, Space Sciences, Telecommunications
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.