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Definition of Zoopraxiscope

Zoopraxiscope
Zoopraxiscope o`["o]*prax"i*scope, n. [Zo["o]- + Gr. ? a doing, an acting (from ? to do) + -scope.] An instrument similar to, or the same as, the, the phenakistoscope, by means of which pictures projected upon a screen are made to exhibit the natural movements of animals, and the like.
zoopraxiscope
Cinematograph Cin`e*mat"o*graph, n. [Gr. ?, ?, motion + -graph.] 1. A machine, combining magic lantern and kinetoscope features, for projecting on a screen a series of pictures, moved rapidly (25 to 50 a second) and intermittently before an objective lens, and producing by persistence of vision the illusion of continuous motion; a moving-picture machine; also, any of several other machines or devices producing moving pictorial effects. Other common names for the cinematograph are animatograph, biograph, bioscope, electrograph, electroscope, kinematograph, kinetoscope, veriscope, vitagraph, vitascope, zo["o]gyroscope, zo["o]praxiscope, etc.

Meaning of Zoopraxiscope from wikipedia

- The zoopraxiscope (initially named zoographiscope and zoogyroscope) is an early device for displaying moving images and is considered an important predecessor...
- cameras to capture the different positions in a stride, and for his zoopraxiscope, a device for projecting painted motion pictures from gl**** discs that...
- Animés – Nouveau Phénakisticope (by Wattilaux, France, circa 1875) The Zoopraxiscope (by Eadward Muybridge, US, 1893) Prof. Zimmerman's Ludoscope (by Harbach...
- total). Following motion studies in California and his lectures with the zoopraxiscope, Muybridge was commissioned by the University of Pennsylvania to oversee...
- chronophotographic series traced onto gl**** discs and projected them with his zoopraxiscope in his lectures from 1880 to 1895. Anschütz developed his own Electrotachyscope...
- Eadweard Muybridge began recording motion photographically and invented a zoopraxiscope with which to view his recordings. These were the first motion pictures...
- Eadweard Muybridge's Zoopraxiscope projected moving painted silhouettes based on his chronophotography photography. The only Zoopraxiscope disc with actual...
- famous chronophotographic sequences painted on gl**** discs for the zoopraxiscope projector that he used in his po****r lectures between 1880 and 1895...
- started projecting moving painted versions of his recordings with his zoopraxiscope when he gave a presentation at the California School of Fine Arts; this...
- Mutoscope Peep show Phantasmagoria Phenakistiscope Praxinoscope Shadow play Stereoscope Thaumatrope Théâtre Optique Zoetrope Zograscope Zoopraxiscope...