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 (mī′brĭj′), Eadweard Originally Edward James Muggeridge. 1830-1904.
British-born American motion-picture pioneer, particularly noted for his series of photographs of horses in motion, taken by a set of still cameras.
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Muybridge

(ˈmaɪbrɪdʒ)
n
(Biography) Eadweard (ˈɛdwəd), original name Edward James Muggeridge. 1830–1904, US photographer, born in England; noted for his high-speed photographic studies of animals and people in motion
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Muy•bridge

(ˈmaɪ brɪdʒ)
n.
Ead•weard (ˈɛd wərd) (Edward James Muggeridge), 1830–1904, U.S. photographer, born in England.
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Noun1.Muybridge - United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)Muybridge - United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Max Ernst (April 2, 1891), Raphael (April 6, 1483), Eadweard Muybridge (April 9, 1830), James Ensor (April 12, 1860), Fernando Botero (April 19, 1932), and Cy Twombly (April 15, 1928).
Frames from photographer Eadweard Muybridge's famous 19th-century studies of human motion open the film by Gabe Polsky.
The touchstone for Genadry's recent practice is the landscape work of 19th century photographer Eadweard Muybridge (1930-1904), particularly his photos of Yosemite Valley's Mirror Lake.
McFarland references another photographic icon--the pioneering Eadweard Muybridge, who in the late nineteenth century produced a now-famous series of chronophotographs in an attempt to determine whether a galloping horse ever lifted all four feet off the ground at once.
Tras la repercusion internacional de la famosa secuencia del galope del caballo realizada por Eadweard Muybridge en 1878, el reconocido fisiologo Etienne Jules Marey decidio aplicar la nueva tecnica a sus estudios sobre el vuelo de los animales, dentro del contexto mas amplio de la investigacion sobre locomocion aerea.
On July 1, 1877, British photographer Eadweard Muybridge took a picture of a Stanford racehorse called Occident.
Linda Williams (1999) situa as origens da pornografia videografica em meados do seculo XIX--periodo em que o fotografo Eadweard Muybridge desenvolveu a tecnica de exibicao de imagens sequenciais que levaria, fatalmente, as operacoes cinematograficas modernas de captura de video.
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French surrealist author Raymond Roussel goes on a spiritual journey into the forest, whose name originates in his 1910 novel Impressions of Africa, and the photographic pioneer Eadweard Muybridge is explored in some detail.