Thursday, June 7, 2012

Gazania rigens: human vision vs simulated bee vison

This now is about a Gazania rigens flower that today started to blossom again. Took some shots today, in normal human vision, in UV using the Baader-U filter as well as in simulated bee vision using my XBV2 and XBV3 filters respectively.

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Visual shot:

Simulated bee vison using XBV3 filter:

Simulated bee vison using XBV2 filter:

UV using Baader-U filter:

So and here you have the full comparison as a quadriptych VIS-UV-BV2-BV3:

Stay tuned, more will follow on that fascinating subject...

More info on this very interesting field may be found on my site