Nikon D50 IR Performance

Infrared test.
The Nikon D50 is a pretty good camera for shooting IR.


The RAW camera image. Exposure was 1/15 second at f3.5 and 200ISO, showing good IR sensitivity. Auto exposure was used.


Greyscale conversion


Red channel only


Green channel only


Blue channel only

Below are 100% sections of the image:


Red


Green


Blue


In rain the exposure was 1/13 second at f4.5 and 200ISO


Exposure here was 1/8 second at f4.5 and 200ISO

Here we have another image:

Red channel only


Green channel only


Blue channel only

100% sections:


Red


Green


Blue

You can see from all the above shots that noise is pretty good, especially in the red channel.

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