Tagged: Movie History


Muybridge’s Running Horse

Edward Muybridge (1830-1904), a British born photographer, happens to be an unavoidable pioneer down the line, while tracing the history of Cinema. Today he is remembered for his contributory works on the studies of motion...



The evolution of Magic lantern leads us to the theater performance named ‘Phantesmagoria’. This is the first live performances of its kind in known history. The show projected images of ghosts, skeletons and demons on...


A Scientific Take on Image Perception

No individual could be pointed as the father of Cinema. It is neither Edison according to the American claim, nor the Lumiere Brothers according to the French. It is a visual art that was shaped...