Edgerton, Harold E. Formerly, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Davidhazy, Andrew Imaging and Photographic Technology, School of Photographic Arts and Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York.
- Traditional Technique
- Energy storage
- Flash lamps
- Conditions for starting
- High-frequency flashes
- Digital Stroboscopic Photography
- Rotating-disk stroboscope
- Extended time photography
- Comparison sampling
- Digital assembly
- Additional Readings
Stroboscopic or “strobe” photography generally refers to pictures of both single and multiple exposure taken by flashes of light from electrical discharges. Originally the term referred to multiple-exposed photographs made with a stroboscopic disk as a shutter. One essential feature of modern stroboscopic photography is a short exposure time, usually much shorter than can be obtained by a mechanical shutter.
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