TECHNICAL PHOTOGRAPHY (Operation IVY)
EDGERTON GERMESHAUSEN AND GRIER INC BOSTON MA
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The following photographic activities on Operation Ivy were carried out 1 Determine fireball yield from high-speed cameras and Rapatronics. 2 Record cloud-rise and -drift phenomena. 3 Determine luminous emittance of the fireball. 4 Determine time to the minimum by means of Bhangmeters. 5 determine position of burst for King shot. 6 Record mortar and gun bursts for J-10. 7 Record water wave from Mike shot. 8 Record smoke rocket trails on King shot. 9 Record the television monitor screen on Mike shot from M-1 hr to zero time. 10 In addition, an experimental GMX-9 camera, an experimental Telescopic Rapatronic camera, and an image-converter camera.
- Cartography and Aerial Photography