Accession Number : AD0663365

Title :   INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Levitin,I. B.

Report Date : 27 APR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 162

Abstract : The book gives an accessible form the basis of infrared photography with special interest in the necessity of photographing at considerable distances and under poor conditions of visibility. The nature and sources of infrared rays (utilized for photography), their passage through the atmosphere, the principles of infrared photography and the methods of processing are examined. Examples are given of the military application of infrared photography in the Soviet Union and abroad. The book is intended for a wide range of readers who are interested in the problems of infrared photography. The Chapters in this document are as follows: Chapter I. Fundamental Information on Infrared Rays and Their Properties; Chapter II. Principles of Infrared Photography; Chapter III. Photographic Materials for Infrared Photography; Chapter IV. Treatment of Photographic Materials for Infrared Photography; Chapter V. Technology of Infrared Photographing; Chapter VI. Application of Infrared Photography in the Military.

Descriptors :   (*INFRARED PHOTOGRAPHY, USSR), VISIBILITY, ATMOSPHERES, INFRARED RADIATION, AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, PHOTOGRAPHIC RECONNAISSANCE, HIGH SPEED PHOTOGRAPHY, PHOTOGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE, ABSORPTION

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE