Best Movies of 1887
A series of photographs picturing an elephant walking.
A series of images photographed by Eadweard Muybridge, featuring a goat walking.
Crossing Brook on Step-Stones with Fishing Pole and Can
A semi-nude female model crosses a creek on stepping stones, in one hand a fishing pole; in the other a basket.
A study of locomotion in an ostrich.
Woman Jumping from Rock to Rock
A nude model wearing a see-through skirt jumping from one rock another other rock. It begins on a frontal view and ends on a side view.
Woman Opening Umbrella
A detailed human locomotion study of photos, showing a woman opening a parasol.
Woman Sitting Down
Eadweard Muybridge's nude female model sits down in a chair in a series of photographs taken to study the human locomotion.
Eadweard Muybridge photographs a dog running from two different angles: one from the side, one from the back.
A gargantuan woman getting up off the ground
A chronophotograph by Eadweard Muybridge. Photogravure a Wellcome V0048663.
Large woman walking
Plate 19 from the Animal Locomotion series.
Woman enjoying a smoke
This is plate 247 from the Animal Locomotion Series.
Two dogs racing
A chronophotograph by Eadweard Muybridge. Wellcome V0048769.
A Woman Throwing on a Shawl
A woman walks as she throws on a shawl.
Descending Stairs and Turning Around
Eadweard Muybridge, ‘Descending Stairs and Turning Around, Animal Locomotion’ (1887). Muybridge's test footage included cinematic glimpses of naked men and women in motion.
Nude man rowing, Muybridge's Plate no. 327.