DSC01305 2dsn Visible Spectrum vs NIR FAQ - 6/12/07 - E view

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Volkan Yuksel on June 13, 2007

Q:How many lakes are there on the left image? Hint: See the Near Infra Red image on the right :)

Q: Why plants are light colored? A: Because they radiate a lot of infrared. Especially recent growth of the vegetation has more IR radiation.

Q:Why water is so dark? A:Water seem to absorb IR, and not releases back in Near IR range may be in Far IR, which is heat.

Vasco Pires on June 14, 2007

Very nice indeed, You took the first in real mode, then swich to infrared and immediately took the 2nd one? nice work

Volkan Yuksel on June 17, 2007

Vasco, as you said first as is and than IR. But this pair is not actually showing the true penetration power of IR. Later I will upload one such pair. Take care, Volkan.

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Volkan Yuksel
Palm Beach, Florida

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