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Eichhornia crassipes [Water Hyacinth]


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#1 Alaun

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Posted 11 September 2014 - 21:13

Droste, W. (2014) Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms (Pontederiaceae) Water Hyacinth. Flower photographed in mixed visible/infrared light and in ultraviolet light. http://www.ultraviol...water-hyacinth/

Botanic Garden, Bonn, Germany
7 September 2014
Wildflower in botanical garden

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Reference:
1. Wikipedia (2014) Eichhornia crassipes http://en.wikipedia....ornia_crassipes

Equipment: [Panasonic Lumix GH3-broadband + Carl Zeiss Jena Tessar T 50mm f 3.5.]

Visible plus IR Light [f/8 for 1/800” @ ISO 200 in Evening Sunlight without Filter]
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UV Light [f/8 for 1/2” @ ISO 200 in Evening Sunlight with Baader U Filter]
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#2 Andrea B.

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Posted 12 March 2015 - 02:57

This is such a beautiful flower in UV.
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#3 colinbm

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Posted 12 March 2015 - 03:17

Yes it is.....even if you say so :D
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