Ultraviolet Reflected Photography (UVR)
Ultraviolet Reflected photography is used to enhance reading of faded paints and inks and to detect two modern white pigments, zinc white and titanium white. UVR is part of the Technical Photography documentation and it is used for the examination of many kind of artifacts.
Photographic set up
Applications in Art examination
|Publications on Ultraviolet Reflected photography (UVR)|
|A. Cosentino “Practical notes on ultraviolet technical photography for art examination” Conservar Património 21, 53-62, 2015.|
|A. Cosentino “Identification of pigments by multispectral imaging a flowchart method” Heritage Science, 2:8, 2014.|
|A. Cosentino, S. Stout "Photoshop and Multispectral Imaging for Art Documentation” e-Preservation Science, 11, 91–98, 2014.|
|A. Cosentino "Effects of Different Binders on Technical Photography and Infrared Reflectography of 54 Historical Pigments” International Journal of Conservation Science, 6 (3), 287-298, 2015.|
Training Programs 2018
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