capturing a flying horse
20/12/2010 § Leave a comment
eadweard muybridge, leland stanford jr. on his pony “gypsy” – phases of a stride by a pony while cantering, 1879
eadweard muybridge as scientific surrealist?
in the above photograph eadweard captures the stride of a pony, gypsy, as a part of muybridge’s studies on a horse’s movement. these studies became famous for proving the revolutionary fact that horses do, for a brief moment, fly.