Eadweard James Muybridge, British-American photographer, c 1890.

 
Eadweard James Muybridge, British-American photographer, c 1890.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Photograph. After emigrating to America in 1852, Eadweard James Muybridge (1830- 1904) became a profesional photographer and was eventually appointed chief photographer for the United States government. In 1877, he used a series of still photographs to show that a trotting horse at times has all its feet off the ground, and in 1880 he devised the zoopraxiscope, a precursor of cinematography.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas

image details