Footage from a 2006 Film
This video, starring Atlatl Bob, is from a 2006 student documentary film by Jeremy Roberts. This particular excerpt is a profile view which clearly shows the waveform in the dart as it speeds away from the atlatl. Read more about the mechanics of atlatl and dart systems.
The video is about 700k and lasts about 20 seconds. Please be patient while the file downloads. If you do not have a current version of Quicktime installed on your computer, you can download Quicktime from Apple or download the video directly and view it with another player (you may need to right-click and select "Save As...").
You can also view video of Atlatl Bob (1.9M) or an over-the-shoulder-view of an atlatl dart being thrown (211k), or you can view the entire documentary film (11.7M).