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About the Project

Science Friday Picture of the Week: Milk Drop

MIT Presents High Speed Motion Pictures Taken with Stroboscopic Lights [VIDEO]

Underwater Photography - MIT Science Reporter TV [VIDEO]

Armada Shipwreck Search at Tobermory Bay (Mull, Scotland, U.K.) [VIDEO]

High Speed Photography: National Geographic Society Lecture (C) [VIDEO]

Underwater Elapsed Time Motion Picture [VIDEO]

Spray Mechanism of African Bombardier Beetles [VIDEO]

Photographic Instrumentation Under the Sea [VIDEO]

High-Speed Motion Pictures With Stroboscopic Light [VIDEO]

Edgerton Short Subjects and Testing Sonar Equipment [VIDEO]

Submersibles and Bathyscaphes in the Mediterranean Sea [VIDEO]

Photography of Microcirculation of the Blood [VIDEO]

A.E.C. Operation Redwing. EG&G Participation in Off-Continent Nuclear Tests [VIDEO]

Photography of Nuclear Detonations [VIDEO]

Remembering ‘Papa Flash’

Doc at San Severo, Italy 1943-1944

Recent Web Links: Doc Edgerton Today!

Additional Reading – Bibliography

Doc, Bats and Rattlesnakes in the 1930s and ’40s

Multi-Flash Fencing at MIT

Doc’s “Family” of Students in the 1960s

Photographing Transatlantic Cables With Doc in the 1960s

Doc as Match-Maker: The Beauty and Romance of a High-Speed Photograph

Publication Guidelines and Copyright/Licensing Terms of Use

Reading List

High Speed Camera

Drops & Splashes

Tell a story

Seeing in the Dark

Stories About Doc

Aerial Reconnaissance


Underwater sonar acoustics

Cousteau Collaborations

Marine Biology

Shipwreck Studies

Copyright/Licensing Terms of Use


Strobe in Industry: 1931 – onwards


Shadow Photography


Underwater Exploration: 1953 – 1986

Additional Reading