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multispectral photography

  1. Dr Klaus Schmitt


    NOVA PBS has produced and will most likely in May 2023 air "Your Brain: Perception Deception" Some of my multispectral works will be in it showing human vision and simulated bee vison: https://photographyoftheinvisibleworld.blogspot.com/2023/02/my-work-for-nova-pbs-your-brain.html
  2. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Moth Orchid - Phalaenopsis multispectral

    This series with an yellow-orange moth orchid was shot using my trusted UV-Nikkor 105mm using specialized filters on my full spectrum converted Panasonic Lumix GH5 with a modified Xenon flash as a light source. Human vision, reflected UV, simulated bee and butterfly vision (left to right, top to...
  3. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Winter Jasmine (Jasminum nudiflorum)

    Winter Jasmine (Jasminum nudiflorum) in human vision, reflected UV, simulated bee and butterfly vision (left to right, top to bottom)
  4. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Lewisia multispectral

    Here a rare Lewisia cotylodon with white flowers in human, UV, bee and butterfly vison, which also shows this Nectat mimicry effect I wrote about earlier here.
  5. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Sanvitalia multispectral

    A cute little yellow spring flower, long bloomer - mine just passed end of December!! And it has a prominent UV pattern, too!
  6. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    New scientific discovery: Nectar Mimicry!

    Took some multispectral images of Lewisia cotylodon when I noticed some highly reflective ring, especially visible in reflected UV! Talking about that with my friend Prof. (em) Klaus Lunau of Duesseldorf University, and asking him what that might be, he told me that he just has published in...
  7. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Bitterroot - Lewisia cotyledon (2nd bloom) multispectral

    Bitterroot - Lewisia cotyledon in human vision, reflected UV, simulated butterfly and bee vision (Left to right, top to bottom)
  8. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Bidens ferulifolia (Apache baggarticks) multispectral

    Bidens ferulifolia in human vision, reflected UV, simulated bee and butterfly vision (left to right, top to bottom)
  9. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    The Lavision f2.8/85mm lens

    I got this $$$$$ lens as a loaner lens for testing and I have shown its transmission here already in comparision to other such specialized lenses: Now here the lens in use: Oncostele Wildcat 'Golden Red Star' in visible, reflected UV, simulated bee and butterfly vision It is rather sharp...
  10. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    CoastalOpt f4 60mm Apo Macro - A useful tool for multispectral work

    Had the chance to get a barely used one... Here is the official maker site JENOPTIK [who bought Coastal Optical Systems]: https://www.jenoptik.com/products/optical-systems/customized-and-standardized-objective-lenses/multispectral-objective-lenses
  11. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    A useful + affordable system for multispectral photography

    I'm always getting asked about a useful and affordable system for multispectral photography, well here it is one...
  12. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    A very useful Christmas Gift

    Bumped into some lens sale on ebay and while quickly scanning, my heart made a beat as I detected some 1:4.5/105mm Nikkor lens offered...that could not be, or could it??? Well, I decided to offer the seller a deal and he accepted, got all four lenses - so my Christmas Present this year to myself...
  13. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Lichen multispectral in closeup

    Since there was a request... Visible light, reflected UV, simulated bee and butterfly vision (left to right, top to bottom)
  14. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Possible the last Rudbeckia fulgida for this year in multispectral photography

  15. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Rudbeckia hirta multispectral

  16. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Gazania rigens quadriptych

  17. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Treasury flower - Gazania rigens multispectral

  18. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Bidens - Apache beggarticks multispectral

  19. Dr Klaus Schmitt

    Gazania rigens multispectral