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Last NameMuybridge    
Given NameEadweard    
alt. NamesE. M. ; Edward James Muggeridge, in the US first changed to Eadweard Muygridge, then to Muybridge ;    
Year born1830 in Kingston upon Thames, GB    
Year died1904    
Place of deathin Kingston upon Thames, GB    
Father's occupationMuggeridge    
EducationLatin school in Kingston upon Thames, 1st position at London Printing & Publishing Co., which sent him to the USA    
Country of ActivityUnited States of America    
Worked forThomas Houseworth ; Leland Stanford ; U.S. War Department ;    
PatronageLeland Stanford, former Governor of California and owner of a horse stable    
Collaboratorspainter Thomas Larkin in new studio near Veterinary Hall, Univ. of Pennsylvania ;    
Techniquesphotography, esp. short-time and multiple exposures w.improved shutter (pioneer of chrono-photography)    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Horse_in_Motion.jpg ; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Muybridge_Buffalo_galloping.gif    
Archival sourceswww.muybridge.org/ ; www.stephenherbert.co.uk/muybCOMPLEAT.htm    
Published sourcesAKL ; R. B. Haas: Muybridge. Man in Motion (1976) ; A. V. Mozley (Ed.): E. M. Stanford Years 1872–82 (1972) ; P. Fuller, in: J. Audivis. Media in Medicine 21 4 (1998): 140 ; Thomas 1997: 147 & 154ff. ; E. M.: The Human & Animal Locomotive Photographs (Cologne 2014) ; Kemp 2006: 302-305    
otherM. was born and died in England to where he returned in 1896, but spent most of his life in the United States of America; invented Zoopraxiscope in 1879.    

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