Atomrise Over Bikini

Made:
1946-07-24 in Bikini
maker:
Unknown

Gelatin silver print entitled 'Atomrise Over Bikini', taken by an unknown photographer of the Joint Army Navy Task Force One, 24 July 1946. 'Ships of the Bikini target fleet are silhouetted in a glare a thousand times brighter than the sun an instant after the Able-Day bomb explodes.'

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/14415
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford