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false color

[¦fȯls ¦kəl·ər]
(optics)
Color assigned to frequency bands that are normally invisible to the human eye (such as infrared radiation) in an image in order to enhance contrasts or to display those colors.
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The 2/3" XA[degrees]Trans CMOS II 12mn pixels sensor controls moire and false colour genA[degrees]eration without need for an optical low pass filter.
The DT-X71F, the most feature-rich model in the series, also includes a waveform, vector scope, RGB histogram, red/blue peaking focus assist, zebra, false colour, blue only, internal colour bars, image rotation and 16-channel SDI (two-channel HDMI) audio meter.
due to the nature of the work, the software must be able to fulfil the following requirements: - installed as a stand-alone system - options for colour karyotyping, multicolour fish (mfish) and comparative genomic hybridization (cgh) - acquire fluorescence images with up to 12 colour channels - automatic exposure time adjustment - automatic image enhancement tools - image processing function - able to enhance, edit, annotate, measure, print and archive images - integrated focus stack function to analyse 3d objects - ability to remove unspecific background - multiple customizable colour display modes (rgb, individual colours, modified colours, merged colours, grey scale, inverted grey scale, combinatorial false colours
He can't be named but got himself smuggled here in 2003, claimed asylum under false colours, was told to return to Africa.