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Time-Lapse Cinemicroscopy

  • Peter N. Riddle
Part of the Methods in Molecular Biology book series (MIMB, volume 5)

Abstract

Cinematography commenced as a scientific technique used as a system for “slowing down” observed movement. Marey in 1888 (1) constructed, following a number of other ideas, a “Chambre Chronophoto-graphique,” which had practically all the elements of the modern cine camera. With this he made serial photographs (not transparencies) of various biological phenomena (2).

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Hair Dryer Special Chamber Field Stop Camera Shutter Film Speed 
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© The Humana Press Inc. 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter N. Riddle
    • 1
  1. 1.Imperial Cancer Research FundLondonUK

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