News Archive 2009-2018

Video: Ann Johnson Prum ’84 Explores the Magic of Hummingbirds for PBS Archives


Using the latest technology in high-speed photography, Ann Johnson Prum ’84 is able to slow down and get inside the hummingbird world for a documentary for the PBS series Nature.

An award-winning producer and cinematographer, Johnson Prum travels to six countries, including Canada and Dominica to showcase the microscopic world of “nature’s superheroes.”

Watch a video in which Johnson Prum explains the scientific discoveries around hummingbirds and the technology used to capture it.