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Eadweard Muybridge Photo Gallery

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San Francisco photographer, Eadweard Muybridge conducted motion-sequence still photographic experiments and is often called the "Father of the motion picture" even though he did not make films in the manner we know them as today. Eadweard Muybridge displayed his work on the zoopraxiscope, which he invented in 1879. The zoopraxiscope projected a series of images in successive phases of movement. These images were obtained through the use of multiple cameras.
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Photograph by Eadweard Muybridge, 1878The Horse in MotionThe horse in motion. Photograph by Eadweard Muybridge, 1878. The Horse in Motion IIPhotograph by Eadweard Muybridge 1884.Plate from Animal Locomotion Book by Eadweard Muybridge 1884.Pouring a basin of water over head.Eadweard Muybridge 1907
Panoramic San Francisco from California Street hill, 1877.Panoramic Photograph of San Francisco 1877 by Eadweard Muybridge The zoopraxiscope - a couple waltzingZoopraxiscope Disk - 1893Zoopraxiscope AnimatedZoopraxiscope AnimatedThe zoopraxiscope Horse gallopingZoopraxiscope Disk - Horse Galloping
Zoopraxiscope Disk of Athletes BoxingZoopraxiscope Disk of Athletes BoxingA zoopraxiscope disk of a horse back somersaultZoopraxiscope Disk of a Horse Back Somersault

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