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What is phenakistoscope?


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Animation was very old fashion and still quite technical before Walt Disney, for example the phenkistosope. phenakistoscope is a set of two disks mounted on the same axis the first circle containing slots around the edge and the second having pictures drawn in a concentric circle how it would work is by whilst spinning the two circles together, if looked into by a mirror the images should successfully progress one after the other as if it was a moving picture.