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Old September 24 2013, 02:03 PM   #1
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Sunrise *behind* Enterprise after launch in ST1

Am I the only one who is bothered by that scene (since 1980)?

Isn't widely known that the apparent movement of the sun in the sky is caused by Earth's rotation?

If the Enterprise is moving forward in its orbit (together with the camera, looking back) then what should be seen is a sunset, no?

You know, this shot:


I am here to talk about Star Trek and chew bubble gum.
and I'm all outta bubble gum.
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