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The Horse in Motion

Posted on April 3, 2017

Scared money can’t win and a worried man can’t love. ―  Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses (1992) In 1872, noted horseracing aficionado and San Francisco rich guy Leland Stanford (yes, of university fame) commissioned noted photographer and San Francisco smart guy Eadweard Muybridge to apply his path breaking technology of stop-action photography to settle […]