Ever Wondered What A Tattoo Gun Looks Like On High Speed Film? Ouch! May 1, 2015 Entertainment, tattoos This is a tattoo gun, which administers ink via needle about 190 times a second. This video was recorded at about 2500 frames per second to clearly show the action of the tattoo gun. http://amplifyingglass.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/rewL6II1.mp4 Watch the whole video below! If you have ever gotten a tattoo, you know that they can be a little unpleasant. Imagine the gun moving this slowly. Ouch!