muybridge muybridge

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)

News

  1. Gary Oldman to Direct Benedict Cumberbatch & Ralph Fiennes in ‘Flying Horse’?

    Gary Oldman is looking to direct 'Flying Horse,' a biopic about British photographer Eadweard Muybridge. Will Ralph Fiennes and Benedict Cumberbatch sign on for the leads?
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Screen Rant

  2. Gary Oldman Eyes Ralph Fiennes and Benedict Cumberbatch for 'Flying Horse'

    Both 'Harry Potter' and 'Star Trek Into Darkness' villains are top choices to headline the Gary Oldman-directed biopic of English photographer Eadweard Muybridge.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: AceShowbiz

Quotes

  1. "This was quite unexpected, because the experts of animal locomotion have known well the characteristics of quadruped walking ever since the famous and pioneering work of Eadweard Muybridge, published in the 1880s," lead researcher Gabor Horvath...
    on Jan 26, 2009 By: Gábor Horváth Source: CBC.ca

  2. ("I very often think of people's bodies that I've known, the contours of those bodies that have particularly affected me, but then they're grafted on to Muybridge bodies", Bacon explained.) Then, once he had begun to show two or more people, the...
    on Dec 3, 2008 By: Francis Bacon Source: Times Online

  3. "I've long had a strong affinity toward Muybridge," LeWitt told NPR in 1991. "A lot of his ideas appear in my work."
    on Apr 9, 2007 By: Sol LeWitt Source: NPR

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