Leland Stanford Jr, on his pony

Lantern slide sequence, integrated into a single mask.

See it moving here:


The forthcoming talk by Brian Clegg at the British Library in London will include fifteen minutes of Muybridge animations and image combinations – motion, panoramic, and stereoscopic – by Marek Pytel, presenter of visual wonders . Marek is a masterful animator of these and many other sequence images. More on Marek here:


Brian Clegg is Muybridge’s most recent biographer, and his talk has a similar title to the book: The man who stopped time: Eadweard Muybridge – pioneer photographer, father of cinema and murderer. British Library, Monday 1st February, 6.30pm, price £6. More details and bookings here: