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Ladyslipper multispectral

Dr Klaus Schmitt

Active member
Ladyslipper - Cypripedum in reflected ultraviolet photography, simulated butterfly and bee vision

Visible light image:

UV image:

Simulated butterfly vision:

Simulated bee vision:

Simulated bee vision (alt. version):

Quadriptych of some of the above:

This Ladyslipper flower has a not very specific UV pattern, but UV bright is its balloon formed lower petal.

Asher Kelman

OPF Owner/Editor-in-Chief
Visible light image:

I'm grateful to have been born with human vision! I would be so sorry to have missed this!