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Harold Edgerton


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  • Known for the invention of electronic flash photography--he took many photographs of bullets piercing fruit.

    "The origin of strobe lighting dates to 1931, when Harold Eugene "Doc" Edgerton employed a flashing lamp to make an improved stroboscope for the study of moving objects, eventually resulting in dramatic photographs photographs of objects such as bullets in flight."

    --From the Wikipedia page for Strobe light

    December 24, 2010