Behold, the glorious mantis shrimp

The Mantis Shrimp.

SEEING MOTION
Expanding on our discussion about perception vs seeing, we can thank Eadweard Muybridge and Harold Edgerton two pioneers of photographic studies of motion.

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Muybridge_race_horse_animated

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Harold Edgerton

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MIT Edgerton Center
We will be seeing more work inspired by and using similar techniques as Edgerton during Assignment Three.