The most celebrated of these, The Horse in Motion from 1878, settled the topic of whether a running steed ever has every one of the four feet off the ground immediately. (It does.)
Muybridge likewise created the zoopraxiscope, a turning circle to extend and energize his pictures. He purportedly did this so individuals could watch his work, despite the fact that I have a hypothesis that he simply needed to make a gadget with a truly cool name.
Muybridge was additionally an unconventional. A stagecoach mischance in 1860 brought about head injury that left him unsteady and peevish. He shot and slaughtered a man in 1874, and in spite of the fact that the jury rejected madness as the cause, it cleared him on the uncommon grounds that the person truly merited it.