Spartan Robotics (#971) is a high-school FIRST robotics team based in Mountain View, CA.
Jerry Morrison (FIRST Team 971) and Ron Crane (FIRST Team 670)
A high speed video camera is very useful for testing, measuring, calibrating, and debugging robot mechanisms. It's like an oscilloscope for mechanical engineers.
Let's start with some examples from the FRC 2013 season ("Ultimate Ascent").
Frisbee launch and flight from a circular shooter prototype (120 fps):