Extreme Slow Motion Macro Video of a Lighter Being Lit

Photographer Jens of Another Perspective (previously) captured super slow motion macro footage of the chemical reaction that occurs when one “flicks their Bic” when using lighter.

Have you ever asked yourself what is going on when using a lighter? Let’s go macro and see the process in detail with extreme slow motion. Filmed with Photron Fastcam at 20.000 images per second.

Lighting Lighter in Extreme SloMo