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Deutsch: Bildfolge eines galoppierenden Rennpferds. Serienfotografie von Eadweard Muybridge (gestorben 1904), erstmals veröffentlicht 1887 in Philadelphia unter dem Titel Animal Locomotion.
English: Animated sequence of a race horse galloping. Photos taken by Eadweard Muybridge (died 1904), first published in 1887 at Philadelphia (Animal Locomotion).
Español: Secuencia animada de un caballo de carreras al galope. Las fotografías fueron tomadas por Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) y publicadas por primera vez en 1887 en Philadelphia, bajo el título de Animal Locomotion (en castellano, Locomoción animal).
Français : Séquence d'animation montrant un cheval de course au galop. Photos prises par Eadweard Muybridge (mort en 1904), publiés en 1887 à Philadelphia sous le titre d'Animal Locomotion.
Italiano: Sequenza animata di un cavallo da corsa al galoppo. Le foto che la compongono furono scattate da Eadweard Muybridge (morto nel 1904) e pubblicate per la prima volta nel 1887 a Philadelphia con il titolo Animal Locomotion
Română: Animaţie ilustrând un cal de curse galopând. Fotografii făcute de Eadweard Muybridge (decedat 1904), prima dată publicate în 1887 la Philadelphia, sub titlul Animal Locomotion.
Türkçe: Dörtnala giden bir yarış atı animasyonu. Fotoğraflar Eadweard Muybridge tarafından çekilmiş ve ilk kez 1887'de Philadelphia'da yayınlanmıştır.
Русский: Это изображение создано в конце XIX века, задолго до изобретения кинематографа. Всадник на лошади перемещался вдоль ряда фотоаппаратов, которые срабатывали по очереди. Впервые было установлено, что у галопа есть фаза, когда все четыре ноги лошади поджаты внутрь.
Date Photos: < 1887
Animation: 24 September 2006
Deutsch: Die Animation besteht aus folgenden Einzelbildern (aus: Bewegung von Mensch und Tier, Platte 626, Vollblutstute Annie G. im Galopp)
English: The sequence is set to motion using these frames, originally taken from Eadweard Muybridge's Human and Animal Locomotion series, (plate 626, thoroughbred bay mare "Annie G." galloping) published 1887 by the University of Pennsylvania
Español: La secuencia se pone en movimiento utilizando estos marcos, cogidos de Eadweard Muybridge y de las series de locomoción animal. Fue publicada en 1887 por la Universidad de Pensilvania (University of Pennsylvania).
Author Photos made by Eadweard Muybridge
Animation by User Waugsberg
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