Overview; Further Beyond 1.1
Overview; Further Beyond 1.1, by Commander Michael López-Alegría
"Going to space is an amazing adventure, but more than anything else it offers perspective in the most literal sense. You see the world differently and come home with a new frame of reference- a new way of looking at the world. We are all far more alike than we are different."
- Commander Michael López-Alegría
This visually stunning, historic photographic image of Earth's horizon, intersected by a solar array wing, was taken by Commander Michael López-Alegría (Ax-1), and captures the awe-inspiring perspective of an Astronaut while on board the International Space Station.
Aptly titled, Overview; Further Beyond 1.1, the image seeks to inspire a dialogue (ala the Overview Effect), based on his own personal experiences as an Astronaut, suggesting we are all connected to the Universe, and each other, as crewmates on planet Earth, and are more alike on the whole than our individual differences may suggest.
The Overview Effect has been reported by Astronauts, who have travelled to Space and looked back at Earth, as a cognitive shift in perspective that creates a connection with humanity as a whole, and where division and borders do not exist - unifying us all as one.
Carbon offsets will be done to reduce the footprint of the NFTs, with additional messaging to highlight the importance of STEM & STEAM Education for students, our future leaders, to develop the analytical and creative knowledge and skills to solve real-world problems to sustain, and make our world better, for ALL.
1 on 1 AMA (Ask Me Anything) with Commander MLA (virtual)
Buyer receives a personal, 10-minute one-on-one virtual video chat with Commander MLA. (Platform, final details and time to be mutually agreeable)
Commander MLA Signed Bomber Jacket with Patch
Buyer receives a one-of-a-kind, personally sized, custom designed Commander MLA Bomber Jacket.
1 of 1 Limited Edition Signed Photo Print
Buyer receives one (1), (1/1) personalized, autographed photo print of the image in Overview; Further Beyond (1.1), sized as 80cm x 80cm, in honor of the iconic ISS Cupola Central Window where the photo will be taken by Commander MLA. This photo print will be hand numbered and signed by Commander MLA as an edition of 1 of 1.
Personalized Hand Signed and Digital Certificate of Authenticity
Buyer receives one (1) personalized, autographed certificate of authenticity that will be embossed with the official seal of Commander MLA.
VIP Ticket to Ax-2 Launch
Axiom rocket launches occur at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. VIPs on launch day will join Axiom Space honored guests for a memorable launch day experience including a close outdoor view of the Ax-2 rocket launch!
VIP Ticket to Ax-2 Party
All Axiom missions include an experiential space centric celebration with honored guests invited to toast the mission and meet Axiom Space executives and friends of the Ax-2 crewmembers.
Voting on future mission patch design
Historically all mission patches are designed by the astronaut crew themselves. You will have the rare opportunity to partake in this one-of-a-kind experience.
Early access to future drops
Axiom web3 community insiders will be in the know and receive all details on future drops in advance with early access to purchase.