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Animals in Motion

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Definitive selection of 3,919 photographs, plus author's observations on animals' movements. Incredible true-action shots cover 34 different animals and birds in 132 characteristic motions. Horses, goats, cats, gnus, eagles, gazelles, sloths, camels, many others shown walking, running, flying, leaping, more.

Synopsis:

Uses a high-speed camera to display many types of animal and bird actions.

Synopsis:

Nearly 4,000 photographs in series, stopped action, of horses, cats, lions, deer, kangaroos, etc. Indispensable for animal artists. Classic of 19th-century photography.

Table of Contents

Eadweard Muybridge and His Work by Lewis S. Brown

Preface to the Original Edition

Introduction

Analysis of Animal Locomotion

Prelude to Analyses

The Walk

The Amble

The Trot

The Rack (or Pace)

The Canter

The Gallop

The Ricochet

The Leap

The Buck and Kick

Change of Gait

The Flight of Birds

Records of Movements from Observation

Appendix

Description of the Animals in the Plates

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486202037
Editor:
Brown, Lewis S.
Author:
Brown, Lewis S.
Author:
Muybridge, Eadweard
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York
Subject:
Individual Photographer
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
History
Subject:
Zoology
Subject:
Physiology
Subject:
Human locomotion
Subject:
Animal locomotion
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Individual Photographers - General
Subject:
Human locomotion -- Pictorial works.
Subject:
Animal locomotion -- Pictorial works.
Subject:
Photography-Photographers
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Dover Anatomy for Artists
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
19570631
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
10.63 x 7.88 in 3.57 lb

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Nearly 4,000 photographs in series, stopped action, of horses, cats, lions, deer, kangaroos, etc. Indispensable for animal artists. Classic of 19th-century photography.

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