Cat's eye

Cat's eye

C004/6863 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Cat's eye. The eyes of cats are adapted for night vision by the presence of a structure behind the retina called the tapetum lucidum. This reflects light that passes through the retina back into the eye. Cats also have large pupils, but in domestic cats (Felis catus) the pupils form a slit shape to reduce chromatic aberration. In low light levels a domestic cat's pupil will expand to cover most of its eye. Despite this, domestic cats have poor color vision.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1, anatomical, anatomy, animal, biological, biology, cat, cat's eye, chromatic aberration, close-up, conjuntiva, detail, domestic cat, eye, face, fauna, feline, felis catus, fur, head, iris, mammal, nature, one, ophthalmic, opthalmology, optical, optics, profile, pupil, sense, sensory, side view, sideways, sight, single, vision, visual, zoological, zoology

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.