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INVENTING NEW MEDIA

SHOOTING FORMATS #0.8: CHRONOPHOTOGRAPHE

Étienne-Jules Marey invented this 12 frames a second camera in 1882. Like a cinematic DaVinci he was curious to take apart the anatomy, aviation and structure… wanting to analyse it using photography. 

Creating the Chronophotographe made it possible to capture locomotion by taking frames in quick succession all onto one image, which gives this ghosting effect of staggered movement…

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