This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Biometric eye scanning

Biometric eye scanning

T980/0439

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

ANDREW BROOKES, NATIONAL PHYSICAL LABORATORY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY ANDREW BROOKES, NATIONAL PHYSICAL LABORATORY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Biometric eye scanning. Woman having one of her eyes screened by a biometric scanner, which is being used to identify her from her eye patterns. The iris, the coloured part of the eye, and the retina, which is inside the eye but is seen though the pupil (black), have unique features in every individual. If the biometric data of a person's eye is held on record, they can be identified by eye scanning. Other parts of the body used for biometric scanning include fingerprints and the contours of the face. Photographed at the National Physical Laboratory in Teddington, UK.

Release details

Model release not available. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}