Short Term in Nature Photography    S29

             (a partial list)

 1. Infrared photography (We have a few rolls of b&w IR film;
    check with me for the Kodak "Applied Infrared Photography"

 2. Stereo photography (We have an adaptor ring, holder and
    viewer for taking stereo photos; check with me for a demo).
 3. Unique flash illumination  (Examples would be:
    ring flash -- used for closeup work & by physicians;
    rapid-fire strobe  -- freeze & analyze quick motion;
    multiple flash  --  'portrait' lighting;
    check with me for equipment and advice).

 4. Dark field illumination (The subject is illuminated
    tangentially from below using a technique borrowed from dark
    field microscopy; simple, yet produces stunning results;
    check with me on ways to set this up).

 5. Back lighting and trans-illumination (Illumination provided
    directly behind a subject, resulting in 'halo' effects, or
    if the subject is very thin so that the light goes all the
    way through, unique translucent lighting).

 6. A photographic sequence, i.e. time lapse (Examples would be
    a flower opening, a leaf unfolding, a butterfly emerging or
    ebbtide; a good exercise is to watch how light changes the
    appearance of a subject during the course of a day: pick a
    subject and photograph it every hour from before dawn until
    twilight. Use the same lens, film, and framing so that you
    can discover what changing light does to your subject).

 7. Creative photography of a single subject (Multiple views or
    unique perspectives).

 8. Underwater photography (If you do snorkling or scubba dives,
    the department has an underwater camera that we can loan out;
    there are also some very interesting things you can do using

10. Remote control photography and/or night photography (For
    subjects that are hard to approach or are active at night)

11. Specialized microscope techniques (e.g. flourescence,
    polarizing, dark field, phase contrast, electron)

12. Creative filter work (There are a variety of filters to
    choose from; learn how to use some to correct film
    limitations or to create special effects; note -- many of
    the color filters are for black & white work)

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