22 Jul 2012

GALOP by Rufus Seder

My mother brought this book from the States as a present for my children in 2007. We loved it because it moves forward and backwards. And later, when my eldest son had to do a presentation on cinema for school, he used this book together with a praxinoscope to illustrate his point on how we perceive movement.



Rufus Butler Seder is the creator of these images. He is the impersonation of visual intelligence as the one defined by Howard Gardner. If you don't believe me, just read his biography and watch this video.


You can even watch the scanimation at work: