Photography. The First Space Selfie Sells For £5,952

Photography. The First Space Selfie Sells For £5,952
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Photography. The First Space Selfie Sells For £5,952

The first ‘Space Selfie’, taken by Buzz Aldrin, Gemini 12,
November 1966,
Sold for £5,952

Photography. The first ‘Space Selfie’ sells for £5,952. Ten times its estimate at Bloomsbury Auction.

London. A one-of-a-kind collection of vintage NASA photographs, including the first photograph from space and the first ‘space selfie’ sold at Bloomsbury Auctions’ buzzing London saleroom on Thursday 26th February. High demand from over 300 bidders across the globe saw prices soaring past their pre-sale estimates.

Photography. The First Space Selfie Sells For £5,952

The first photograph of a man standing on the surface of another world, Apollo 11, July 1969
Sold for £3,472

The From the Earth to the Moon: Vintage NASA Photographs was held at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions’ saleroom in London’s Mayfair on Thursday 26th February 2015. The catalogue and results are available to view and download online at

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“By refocusing our space program on Mars for America’s future, we can restore the sense of wonder and adventure in space exploration that we knew in the summer of 1969. We won the moon race; now it’s time for us to live and work on Mars, first on its moons and then on its surface.” Buzz Aldrin.

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