(Infra)red hot Basel: from Birs insel to the city center
Join us in this white hot weekend to Basel, Switzerland. All picture shot in the far red (infrared) environment, where 1) white objects and photosynthetic tissues reflect wavelengths invisible to human eye and 2) waters turn black
On the Birs Kraftwerk island a dam cuts through the river Rhine to produce energy
A view on the river Rhine towards Basel from the top of the dam
The dam system of weirs to navigate the Rhine
Swimmers (the white lines in the river) and sun bathers in Basel city center
On the ferry across the Rhine towards the North shores
At the Wettstein bridge in the city center.
Click each picture to enlarge. Pictures shot with D800 plus 50 mm f/1.4G with a infrared filter.