Magellan, which spent several years orbiting Venus, being launched from the Space Shuttle Atlantis during mission STS-30, 5 May 1989.  It looks like someone started moving the camera half-way through. (Mission-roll-frame STS030-72-28ff.)

Magellan, which spent several years orbiting Venus, being launched from the Space Shuttle Atlantis during mission STS-30, 5 May 1989.  It looks like someone started moving the camera half-way through. (Mission-roll-frame STS030-72-28ff.)