Monday, May 14, 2012
"Requiem for the Super Ball©" - The Sphaeracista Tests and Test Clips
One of the components of the exhibition, Requiem for the Super Ball©, was a 77 minute tripdych video of Super Balls being shot out of a pneumatic canon into a custom built glass ballistic tank. The results were filmed with a Phantom Flex Hi-Def camera and photographed at 2800 fps. The final video is mesmerizing, but the tests and test clips are equally as exciting.
Enjoy the process as it unfolds!
- The Founders
Here are the original tests of the canon and the initial tests of the ballistic glass