First space walk, illustration

First space walk, illustration

C024/7356 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 38.8MB

Downloadable file size: 2.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: First space walk. Computer illustration depicting Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov (born 1934), outside the Voskhod 2 spacecraft in a spacesuit on 18th March 1965, while orbiting the Earth (in the background). This was the world's first extravehicular activity (EVA), or space walk. Voskhod 2 had launched earlier that day, and Leonov exited the spacecraft at 08:30 UTC. He remained outside for 10 minutes, before trying to re-enter. Because his suit had ballooned while outside, he had to let some of his air out before he could successfully re-enter.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 18 march, 18/03/1965, 18th, 1965, 20th century, adult, aleksei leonov, aleksey, alexei, alexey, artwork, astronaut, astronautics, black and white, black-and-white, caucasian, cosmonaut, curvature, earth, eva, extravehicular activity, first spacewalk, historical, history, human, illustration, male, man, manned spaceflight, mission, monochrome, orbit, orbiting, people, person, russian, soviet union, space, space walk, space-flight, space-walk, space-walking, spacewalking, surname l, technological, technology, voskhod 2, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.