Cameras can capture what the eye can't perceive: the presence of infrared light. Shooting infrared (IR) with a digital camera makes it easier than ever to create distinctively dreamlike, high-contrast black-and-white pictures. Using a wealth of stunning images, this thorough resource explores the technical and creative possibilities of this unique and increasingly popular medium. All the basics are covered for shooting infrared, along with an overview of equipment. Photographers can get tips on focus and exposure, IR filters and having a camera converted to shoot specifically in infrared. There are instructions for processing and printing the photos - including toner effects and faux colour. One glance through this guide shows why infrared pictures are fun to take and beautiful to look at.