THEINVENTION OF MOVING PICTURES An eccentric invention that changed the world By Yoshiki Nishino And Robert Stok
MOVING PICTURES Today we can’t imagine a worldDo you watch TV, go to without movingthe cinema or play pictures but aboutcomputer games? all this hundred years agowould not be possible if they didn’t havemoving pictures had not anything!been invented Fortunately two French brothers were working on an idea
A SHORT HISTORY OF THE LUMIERE BROTHERS Auguste LumiereA short history of the Lumiere brothers• In 1862 and 1864 the Lumiere brothers were born in Besançon, France• In 1870 they moved to Lyon and went to La Martiniere, the largest technical school in Lyon• In 1892 the Lumiere brothers began to create moving pictures Louis Lumiere• in 1995 the Lumiere brothers finished their machine and called it the cinematograph• The very same year they patented it and held their first public screening
Torch toproject the The cinematographpicture The Lumiere brothers cinematograph looked very peculiar Here is a diagram to help you understand how it works The torch shines through the moving line of film that is cranked by the handle to project a picture Wheels for holding and The pictures are turning the changed at a very film high rate, making itCrank handle look like its movingFor turningfilm
WHAT CHANGED? before after• The rich could go to great music • Familys could go to a cinema to watch halls, play polo or go hunting a movie together• The poor had to make do with things • New jobs were available such as fishing or going to a cheap • Cinemas opened up all over the place play while children played with hoops or dolls • When TVs were invented people could have personal entertainment• There wasn’t many jobs available for entertainment• There wasn’t much indoor entertainment apart from board games
Life todayDevelopment until today Today we have inventions such as…The cinematograph started a • The IPhonespark, a spark. That spark then led • 3d cinemasan inventor named john baird to • Film camerasbuild the worlds first TV. The TV waslater improved by 3 inventors who • Skypemade a system that worked with • Video gameselectricity. Then British inventor • And Johnny DeppCharles Babbage invented thecomputer. Soon all kinds of new But all with not have been possible without the invention of moving picturesinventions were being made
THE FUTUREThe present is already very advanced withHD TV and 3D cinema. The future isprobably going to keep on improvingthese things but is also going to researchcompletely new things. First generationsof artificial intelligences have alreadybeen made and invisible coats are indevelopment.
EPILOGUEUntil today many things have been different and many things havebeen done in different ways. Things such as smart boards forteaching, cameras for security and movies for entertainment. Thisjust goes to show what humans can do with a basic idea.
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