BBC shoots underwater in super slo-mo with TyphoonHD4 camera

The BBC has released sample footage of waves and a surfer from South Pacific, an upcoming documentary. The footage is shot in super slow motion (presumably in high-definition) with the new $100,000 TyphoonHD4 camera, which was designed by German high-speed camera expert Rudi Diesel. The video snippet posted on YouTube is incredible:

To really see the video’s awesomeness, click through to YouTube and then click on the HD icon below the image [or click here to see it in HD immediately].

[via Engadget, via SlashGear]