Selene in false colour | Anthony Ayiomamitis

Photographer
Anthony Ayiomamitis
Email
anthony@perseus.gr
Location of photo
Athens, Greece
Date/Time of photo
Apr 03, 2007 @ 01:53:00 UT+3
Equipment
AP 160 f/7.5 StarFire EDF, AP 1200GTO GEM, Canon EOS 300d, 1/200 sec, ISO 100, RAW Image Format, 3072x2048 Image Size, Manual Mode
Description
Exploiting the subtle colour information available in all RGB images of the moon, special processing can be applied to bring forth salient details about the lunar surface and its rich geology. For example, areas rich in titanium are characterized with the dark blue colouration; similarly, areas rich in aluminum are characterized with orange colouration.
Website
http://www.perseus.gr