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Joshua Putnam
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> I have found many online galleries showing the great results that can
> be had from the D70 in this respect, but have been unable to find a
> great deal about what filters are available and who makes them. Do you
> have any experience in this area?

You face a tradeoff between speed and strength of the IR effect -- the
deeper the cutoff of your filter, the stronger the visual effect, but the
slower the effective speed of the camera. is written for film
photography, but has comparison spectra for the most common infrared

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Ken Tough
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Sheldon <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:

>This is new to me. Why would I want to put an IR filter on my camera?

Remember those x-ray specs in the old comic books? Depending on
the clothes and the intensity of the sunlight, you can get the
same effect. Have a look at

Otherwise, it makes for some nice landscape effects too.

A good page:

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