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(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

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On the Birs Kraftwerk island a dam cuts through the river Rhine to produce energy

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A view on the river Rhine towards Basel from the top of the dam

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The dam system of weirs to navigate the Rhine

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Swimmers (the white lines in the river) and sun bathers in Basel city center

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On the ferry across the Rhine towards the North shores

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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.

Posted by lorenzoborghi on June 8, 2015

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