Saturday, January 30, 2010

Go-Go Gadget: Shoot Invisible Light

courtesy of PhotoTuts+

Take a look at these super-cool photos that capture a type of light that the naked eye can't see. Infared phtography captures infared light - part of the electromagnetic spectrum (super-cool term) that's not visible to the human eye.

There are a few ways to snap these kinds of photos. One, you can completely convert your camera to shoot only infared - which can cost you up to 500 bucks and is irreversible. The second way is to use an infared filter. For $20+ you can experiment with this technique till your heart's content. Finally, you can use a photoshop filter, but hey, that's cheating.

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