Jet Age Man

1954 photographs from the early U.S.’ space program. Taken by Life magazines’ staff photographer, Ralph Morse (1917). Morse established life-long friendships with the astronauts of NASA, as he joined them in their training, during a thirty-year assignment. He became the eighth astronaut of Project Mercury.

Jet Age Man 
Man w. patterns of light covering his face and shoulders 
in Air Force study in making flight helmets in small, 
medium & large by measuring head w. light-beam contour map.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s