CASE STUDY: Shooting lightning Strikes with a Phantom

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CASE STUDY: Shooting lightning Strikes with a Phantom

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VRs Phantom v7.1 Cameras Record Lightning Formations

Plenty of still photographs and video of lightning strikes already exist; however, when it comes to the stepped leader of a lightning bolt, none are useful enough for research purposes. I turned to the National Geographic Society, and shared my goal of recording the formation of a stepped leader. Recognizing the significance of the project, National Geographic agreed to fund my research and I immediately called on Vision Research and its Phantom v7.1 high-speed digital imaging systems" Tim Samaras, Professional Storm Chaser.

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