Post by A Reasonable Rat on Sept 9, 2011 10:21:36 GMT -5
When I first saw this, I also thought it was a render. It's so gorgeously crisp, and the light behaves in ways I didn't expect around such a massive object - the reflections and halo - it is certainly a stunning and surprising photograph.
"It's all the same! All religions are the same BORING CRAP!"
"Why do you hate gays? Jesus had two fathers and he turned out alright."
Ratty logic: Square peg doesn't fit in round hole? Chew on it until it does! Problem solved.
...dude...that picture makes me want to try astrophysics again
"Whatever interest we take in the fortune of those with whom we have no acquaintance or connexion, and who are placed altogether out of the sphere of our activity, can produce only anxiety to ourselves, without any manner of advantage to them. To what purpose should we trouble ourselves about the world in the moon?"