Monthly Archives: July 2008

Ballistic Flash

Using a Mumford Time machine and a ballistic sensor it is relatively easy to capture the flight of a 0.177 air gun pellet going through objects. The timing on this was planned to make sure the pellet was completely out … Continue reading

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Just Like Clockwork II

A recent stop motion animation test on a clockwork mechanism. 500 high-resolution full frame images taken at 1 millisecond intervals using a high speed flash setup and a Mumford Time Machine. 500 photographs triggered by a photodiode across one of … Continue reading

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Just Like Clockwork

A recent stop motion animation test on a clockwork mechanism. 500 high-resolution full frame images taken at 2 millisecond intervals using a high speed flash setup and a Mumford Time Machine. 500 photographs triggered by a photodiode across one of … Continue reading

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Canon 580Ex Flash Duration

I was curious as to what I could freeze using my Canon 580Ex flashgun so I had a play in the lab using a photodiode and scope to measure the flash duration of the flashgun (averaged value over 4 flashes) … Continue reading

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