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Muybridge Zoopraxiscope GIFs

I needed some animations yesterday, so I downloaded a bunch of images of Zoopraxiscope discs by Eadweard Muybridge, and wrote a little Perl script that extracted out the images into separate PNG cels. After a little photoshop massaging to remove the backgrounds, and a little more ImageMagick, I now have 15 animated GIFs to play with.



If you want to see or download the full set, go here.

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2 Responses to “Muybridge Zoopraxiscope GIFs”

  1. Michael Deal Says:

    Hi, I just wanted to pop in and say, you’ve done it again! I’m always amazed at how you find the most interesting projects to work on in your down-time ;)

  2. jbum Says:

    And here’s a bonus cat: