Watch Water Balloons Popping In Super Slow Motion

These amazing water balloon high-speed videos were recorded at 6,000 frames per second with a 50us shutter using the nac Memrecam GX3. For more information on the nac Memrecam Series of high speed cameras visit.

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Additional Product Details

Camera Model: nac Memrecam GX-3
Description: The Memrecam GX-3 high-speed camera system is a multi-purpose workhorse designed for the most sophisticated high-speed imaging applications. The GX-3 is the only system in its class capable of taking mega pixel images at 2,000 fps at 1280 x 800 pixels OR 1024 x 1024 pixels! With an astonishing active pixel size of 21.7 microns and superior Dynamic Range, the nac Memrecam GX-3 has the unsurpassed light sensitivity for crisp, clear images.

System Features:

  • Superior Light Sensitivity: >20,000 ISO monochrome, > 5,000 ISO color
  • High Resolution: 1280 X 1024 pixels
  • Adjustable Frame Rates from 50fps to 198,000fps in 1fps increments
  • Selectable Bit Density: 12 bits / 10 bits / 8 bits (extends recording) STANDARD
  • Variable Region of Interest with Continuously adjustable resolution in 16 x 4 pixel increments
  • Gigabit Ethernet Laptop Friendly Interface
  • Continuous Live Video Output (NTSC / PAL) during setup and recording
  • Auto Exposure Control
  • Dynamic Range Expansion Shutter (pixel level shuttering)

System Features - continued:

  • Versatile Recording: Burst-Trigger, Multi-Trigger and Event-Trigger Modes
  • Memory Segment with automatic segment change capability
  • External Sync Recording
  • IRIG-B Timing Capture and Synchronization with Phase Shift
  • Built-in Memory Backup
  • USB2 for direct download to external storage (HDD, Flash Memory Card, etc.)
  • Convenient functions for FOV setting: Low Light Mode, Fiducial Mark
  • Compact and Rugged Body
  • Optional Multi-Channel Wave Inserter (MCWI) allows for the capture of synchronized digital and / or analog data.

For all applications

Memrecam GX-3

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