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Vicia faba [Faba Bean]

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#1 msubees

    Zach Huang

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Posted 27 June 2015 - 22:30

Huang, Z.Y. (2015) Vicia faba L. (Fabaceae) Mustard Greens. Flowers photographed in ultraviolet, visible light and simulated insect vision. http://www.ultraviol...faba-faba-bean/

Okemos, Michigan, USA
24 June, 2015
Cultivar in a vegetable garden.

Common names:
  • broad bean,
  • fava bean, faba bean,
  • field bean,
  • bell bean, or
  • tic bean
  • 蚕豆 in Chinese (Candou)
Comment:
Photographs taken in the order of visible light, ultraviolet, and simulated insect vision.

Reference:
1. Wikipedia (26 June 2015) Vicia faba. Wikimedia Foundation, San Francisco, CA.

Equipment [Sony Nex7 + El Nikkor 80mm f/4.5 old format]

1. Visible Light [f/8 for 1/20" @ISO100, S8612 (2 mm thick), natural light]
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2. Ultraviolet Light [f/8 for 2.5" @ISO400, S8612 (2 mm thick) and ZWB1 (1.5 mm thick), natural light]
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3. Simulated Insect Vision [f/8 for 1/6" @ISO400, S8612 (2 mm thick) and UG 5 (1.5 mm thick), natural light]
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Edited by Andrea B., 22 November 2015 - 17:46.