|Silene dioica (L.)Clairv.|
(FF + CC20C, SB-140)
(Wratten 89B, SB-140 with Wratten 87)
images: Nikon D1H @800 ISO, UV-Nikkor 105 mm f/4.5
© Bjørn Rørslett/NN
|The corolla of
Red Campion reflects UV strongly, and contribute to form
a distinct bull's-eye pattern.
The reflectance of the entire flower in near IR is very high, too. No wonder the purplish-hued are difficult to capture precisely whether the photographer employs film or digital cameras.
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Last Update 17 June, 2006