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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 ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1830 in Kingston upon Thames, GB    
Year died1904    
Place of deathin Kingston upon Thames, GB    
Father's occupationMuggeridge    
Relatives    
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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