Billiards and pool are games that require a decent knowledge of physics and geometry. This video might help you understand what actually happens when you strike a ball or when the ball strikes a rail, leading you to become a more precise – and accomplished – player. Good luck.
2. Slow Motion Bullets
Watching what occurs when a bullet strikes various objects is mesmerizing and unnerving.
3. Slow Motion Compilation
This compilation features a great balloon to the face moment. We often forget just how strange the liquid form of matter is.
4. Slow Motion Video with Phantom Flex Camera
This is a great highlight reel of what one of the premiere high FPS cameras on the market can do. At well over 2,000 FPS, you can easily make out the tiny water droplets that lag behind the larger one as a faucet is turned off. The sound editing on this compilation is as artfully composed as the images.
5. Dogs in Slow Motion
Dogs can be lazy, but when there’s food involved they’ll go to great lengths to ingest a treat.
6. Giant Water Balloon Bursts in Slow Motion
“The Slow Mo Guys” specialize in exploring the revealed details that only slow motion image capture can provide. This particular episode featured the duo expanding on the popular water balloon trope by attempting to break a massive six footer.
7. Slow Motion Free Running
The magic of free running and parkour is perfect for the slow motion camera. Watching the tricks being performed makes flipping and twisting seem so easy. Trust us it’s not.
8. Slow Motion Prank
Sometimes you have to use slow motion to highlight the brilliance of pranking your friends with an exploding couch cushion. Laughing at someone else’s pain is never a nice thing to do, but it’s awfully hard not to while watching this video.
9. Slow Motion Sneezing
Sneezing can produce some pretty whacky sounds. People generally look pretty stunned when you see them sneeze. In this video, people just look silly and gross. This video should be played in health clinics everywhere to remind people to cover the mouths when they sneeze. Yikes.
10. Slow Motion Percussion
Calling all drummers. Here’s a look at what happens to your drums and cymbals when you’re rocking out with your band. Don’t think about this too much while you’re playing though. It could throw off your rhythm.
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