motion-picture camera


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Noun1.motion-picture camera - a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid successionmotion-picture camera - a camera that takes a sequence of photographs that can give the illusion of motion when viewed in rapid succession
camera, photographic camera - equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
sound camera - a movie camera that records sounds in synchrony with the visual images
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They invented an early version of the motion-picture camera and the projector, which they dubbed the "CinAaAaAeA@matographe Auguste LumiAaAaAeA?re and Louis LumiAaAaAeA?re were the sons of a photograp and found themselves inspired to pursue the art of moving images after finding themselves fascinated by the Kinetoscope, invented by Thomas Edison.
Chapters are: water, steam, light; immersion and abstraction as measures of materiality; immersed in reflection?; neither here nor there; phantom-drug-death ride; from the unchained to the ubiquitous motion-picture camera; from analog to digital image space; on the spot; expansion of the immersion zone; immersion between recursiveness and reflexivity; projection rooms; othe treachery of imageso; painting immersion; immersive exhibition design.
The prolific inventor had long been overshadowed by his rival, Thomas Edison, who had gained worldwide fame for the light bulb, the phonograph, and the motion-picture camera.
The early 20th Century handcranked 35mm motion-picture camera was used by Cherry Kearton on his trips to Africa in the first two decades of the last century.
The motion-picture camera mounted on moveable devices that create or recreate the experience of urban space and factors like lighting, visual style, or even over- flight views have become features of our consciousness of the city.

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