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Photon ZIP phototypesetting machine - René Higgonet, Louis Moyroud, 1964

Major collection: Science & Technology
Named collection: Harold E. Edgerton Collection
Object type: color slide
Maker: Edgerton, Harold Eugene
Place made: United States
Date made: 1964-04
Materials: 35mm film; cardboard
Site location: Cambridge, MA
Measurements: 2" x 2"

Louis Moyroud (right) and René Higonnet at MIT in 1964; co-inventors of the "Photon ZIP" phototype-setting machine, which utilizes H. E. Edgerton's FX-6A flash lamps. (CC)


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