Space Shuttle Atlantis on the launch pad. Shot using my brother's 500mm lens :)
Atlantis main engine start (back to reality and my 100-400mm lens).
Atlantis main engine start.
Space Shuttle Atlantis Liftoff
Space Shuttle Atlantis begins roll after liftoff.
Atlantis rolls over and heads skyward.
Atlantis heads skyward
Wider angle of Atlantis heading towards space.
Firing of the solid rocket booster separation.
Solid rocket booster separation
100% crop of previous solid rocket booster separation picture.
Solid rocket booster separation.
Solid rocket boosters fall away, while Atlantis (bright dot) heads into space.
100% crop of previous shot of solid rocket boosters falling away.
Launch pad area after liftoff