High-speed horse jump sequence by Muybridge

High-speed horse jump sequence by Muybridge

V800/0039 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 30.2MB

Downloadable file size: 1.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


This image is part of the sequence Animals: historical Muybridge images of horses in motion

Credit: EADWEARD MUYBRIDGE COLLECTION/ KINGSTON MUSEUM/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Horse jump. High-speed photographic sequence of a rider jumping a hurdle on a horse (Equus caballus). The sequence was made by the British- American photographer Eadweard James Muybridge (1830-1904). The jump runs from left to right from top left. Muybridge pioneered the use of high-speed photography and employed novel techniques to analyse animal and human locomotion. He began his work on high-speed photography when he was commissioned to discover whether galloping horses have all of their feet off the ground at certain times. He proved that they did.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: equus caballus, high-speed photo, histo, historical, history, history of science, horse, horse jump, jump, multiple exposure, muybridge, photo, photographic, photography, photos, rider, sequenc, sequence

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.