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Rheinberg Illumination


Synthetic and natural fibers are good candidates for digital imaging with Rheinberg illumination. The images below were collected using synthetic fiber samples and oblique illumination with gels. The background is a much darker gel.

Dacron at 200x Magnification

Teflon at 200x Magnification

Rayon at 200x Magnification

Rheinberg illumination digital images were recorded using a reflected light configuration consisting of auxiliary fiber optics light tubes covered with colored gels (oblique specimen illumination). Another, much darker gel was placed over the frosted diffusion screen to serve as the background color.


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