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Infrared

In infrared photography, the film or image sensor used is sensitive to infrared light. The part of the spectrum used is referred to as near-infrared to distinguish it from far-infrared, which is the domain of thermal imaging. Wavelengths used for photography range from about 700 nm to about 900 nm.
Twisted tree in the desert near the Salton Sea, California
2003
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Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kansas City, Missouri, with Shuttlecocks sculpture by Claes Oldenburg

Nelson Atkins Art Museum, Kansas City, Missouri, with Shuttlecocks scu...

Photo shows the museum with "Shuttlecocks" on lawn, created by Claes Oldenburg, 1994.

Monument Valley, Arizona

Monument Valley, Arizona

This national park is located on the southern border of Utah with northern Arizona, in the same vicinity as the Four Corners area. Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. H... more

Palm trees, Miami, Florida

Palm trees, Miami, Florida

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010... more