Galloping Horse photographed using 12 camera’s in 1872 by Eadweard Muybridge. This is how film and animation came into being: a bet over whether a horse's four hooves are ever all off the ground. Muybridge settled it with a series of triggered cameras.
huntingtonlibrary: “ It’s Eadweard Muybridge’s birthday! And for the occasion, we’ve animated a series of images he captured way back in The above images come from The Attitudes of Animals in Motion, part of our Muybridge holdings that include.