Floaty Bird: When a Camera’s Frame Rate Matches a Bird’s Flapping Wings | Colossal

A classic visual artifact!

When reviewing the security footage from outside his house in Austin, Texas, Al Brooks spotted an unusual sight: a bird seems to hover past the camera with its wings completely stationary. Of course it wasn’t really hovering (and no, it’s not suspended by strings) but rather the frame rate of the ca

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