Tuesday, 28 September 2010

10/11 - Go See 07 - Eadweard Muybridge

Muybridge was the man who famously proved a horse can fly. Adapting the very latest technology to his ends, he proved his theory by getting a galloping horse to trigger the shutters of a bank of cameras. He invented the zoopraxiscope, a method of projecting animated versions of his photographs as short moving sequences, which anticipated subsequent developments in the history of cinema.

8 September 2010 – 16 January 2011


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