New material posted on the site includes an Armistead Lecture by Eadweard J. Muybridge. who was an English photographer, known primarily for his early use of multiple cameras to capture motion, and his zoopraxiscope, a device for projecting motion pictures that pre-dated the celluloid film strip that is still used today. Much of his work was carried out in America where he lectured at various universities. At the time of the Lecture he was at the University of Pennsylvania. More on Muybridge.

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