End Frame: Motion Capture

January 25, 2011

Photographers working in high-speed photography owe a debt to the innovations of nineteenth-century photographer Eadweard Muybridge. Muybridge developed electromagnetic shutters which allowed cameras to record images faster than any device previously developed. By fitting the automated shutters to a series of cameras he placed in a straight line, he was able to shoot a sequence of images that, shown together,...

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