The man who stopped time: the illuminating story of Eadweard Muybridge : pioneer photographer, father of the motion picture, murderer

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Joseph Henry Press, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 265 pages
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Brian Clegg tells the extraordinary story of the pioneer of photography, Eadweard Muybridge.

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The man who stopped time: the illuminating story of Eadweard Muybridge: pioneer photographer, father of the motion picture, murderer

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Eadweard Muybridge (18301904) was one of the most extraordinary photographers working during the first decades of the medium, the mid- to late 19th century. A transitional figure, he bridged ... Read full review

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Generally interesting and well written bio that really would have benefited from the use of Muybridge photographs. Strangely, Clegg uses only a handful, and these are mostly of equipment. The only ... Read full review

Contents

A Blow to the Head
8
Assembling Images
33
Stanford Stone and Larkyns
48
Copyright

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