One of the flowers which I had planted last year in a different plot seems to have bloomed in our raised bed from out of nowhere. There was one flower which looked freshly bloomed, which is why I just had to pick it to photograph indoors. If I don’t, then there will not be many more opportunities to do so as the flowering season is soon coming to an end. Continue reading Orange marigold
I have just uploaded my next Insect-D-sight video onto Youtube. I have included visible and UV videos as well, so these can be compared with the two IDS-filtered videos.
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I have just done a video to illustrate Insect-D-Sight (IDS).
I used iMovie to edit the various clips, as well as adjusting custom whitebalance(which is necessary to get the best results). I am quite pleased with my first go at this; I would have done this handheld, but I am not very experienced in videoing, so still learning. But I hope to use the 5-axis IBIS of the Olympus EM-5 to the best effect when shooting this type of video. Continue reading Insect-D-Sight Video
The Marigold is a very interesting flower, as there are so many different varieties, each with a different UV-signature of their own, as illustrated by the flowers below. Continue reading Marigold