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chapter vii: moving in time


The sequential photographs made by Eadweard Muybridge in the nineteenth century pioneered the technology that lay behind the birth of cinema - the grandest of all optical illusions. In this chapter you will see rare filmic devices such as kinetoscopes, mutoscopes and even a flip book or two!

image from the werner nekes collection depicting movement
Collection of Werner Nekes

  
 
 
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