Apr 25, 2011

Eadweard J. Muybridge




History of Photography:


Eadweard J. Muybridge (1830-1904) was a Pioneer of an English photographer lived in United States. He was also known as “Father of Motion Picture”. In 1861 to 1866 he learned the photographic "wet-collodion process" in England and back to San Francisco in 1866 with name of Muybridge and started his carrier as successful photographer. His photographs were sold in Montgomery Street by photographic entrepreneurs.

During June, 1878 he did an experimental photography which lets to develop the Field of Motion pictures. He used multiple cameras and captured 24 photographs with fast motion series of horse running pictures and showed on a “Zoopraxiscope”. He named the motion picture called “Sallie Gardner at a Gallop” and produced by Leland Stanford.and produced by Leland Stanford.

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