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Dr Strobe: the man who stopped time and electrified photography – in pictures

Bullet through the Apple, 1964 MIT professor Harold Edgerton invented the strobe flash in the 1930s and this is an example of his stroboscopic photography

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Vintage Strobe Light Photographs Are A Beautiful Anatomy of Motion

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Harold Edgerton Fanning the cards, 1940 Gelatin silver print 35.5 x 28 cm © Harold Edgerton, 2013, courtesy of Palm Press, Inc.