Landscape in Motion: Muybridge and the Origins of Chronophotography

  title={Landscape in Motion: Muybridge and the Origins of Chronophotography},
  author={Dimitrios Latsis},
  journal={Film History: An International Journal},
  pages={1 - 40}
The work of Eadweard Muybridge as a pioneer of chronophotography has undergone a major reevaluation and historicization in recent years that has nonetheless left intact certain myths about his artistic interests and intentions: his purported disinterest in image synthesis and the tendency of scholars to consider his career in distinct, unrelated phases. This paper carefully examines Muybridge’s landscape photography (especially of Yosemite in 1867 and 1872) to argue that this work is directly… Expand
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