30, 20, and 10 Years Ago in OPN

Rebecca Robinson

1988 [Optics News, 1988]

“The question occurred to me: I wonder if there is an infrared rainbow in the sky? … Anyone who has tried to photograph rainbows knows that they usually occur when a camera is not at hand and fade before one is located. I decided to first try an easier subject—that of a rainbow in a water spray that I could turn on at my convenience in my backyard.”

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