OPTIMUM METHODS FOR USING INFRARED-SENSITIVE COLOR FILMS

CONSIDERABLE INTEREST HAS CURRENTLY BEEN EXPRESSED IN THE POTENTIAL OF KODAK EKTACHROME INFRARED AERO FILM, TYPE 8443, AS A REMOTE SENSOR FOR APPLICATIONS AS DIVERSE AS AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE AND THE DETECTION OF DISEASES AND PESTS IN AGRICULTURAL CROPS. THE RESULTS OBTAINED WITH THIS FILM CAN BE OPTIMIZED THROUGH A KNOWLEDGE OF SOME OF ITS SPECIAL CHARACTERISTICS AND BY USING PHOTOGRAPHIC TECHNIQUES WHICH TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ITS UNIQUE PROPERTIES. CONSIDERATION OF THE TYPICAL SCENE CHARACTERISTICS INDICATES THAT THE PRINCIPLE APPLICATIONS AT THE PRESENT TIME INVOLVE THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF FOLIAGE. BY OBSERVING APPROPRIATE METHODS FOR STORING, EXPOSING, AND PROCESSING, ONE IS ASSURED OF OBTAINING PHOTOGRAPHS HAVING THE HIGHEST INFORMATION CONTENT. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Vol 33, No 10, PP 1128-1138, 9 FIG, 2 TAB, 2 PHOT, 9 REF
  • Authors:
    • Fritz, N L
  • Publication Date: 1967-10

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  • Accession Number: 00202617
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 29 1994 12:00AM