LA Times explains Hollywood/Space Shuttle photo

Endeavour and the Hollywood sign: How we got the photo –

A powerful lens from a long distance allows a shot that the naked eye might not see. We allow magnification to show microscopic life without calling it distortion. But when we use magnification in contexts we usually can see, it can really confuse us.

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