Since Edgertons work many people have explored the idea of capturing what the eye cannot see and manipulating time, especially in video, there are many example of this on the web, here are some of the best, videos which turn something simple into a beautiful study of an object and time.
‘Matchstick Macro Slow Motion’ – Alex Herbert
‘Slow-mo Balloon Bang!’ – BBC
‘Coke-Mentos experiment’ – David Coiffier
‘Blue Thousand and One’ – Blue Man group
Love Love Love the colours in the Blue Man Groups video, colour is definitely something to consider.