History of Animation

Events

History of Animation

1824

A thaumatrope was introduced it is a simple toy with a small disk with different pictures on each side; a bird in a cage, and is attached to two pieces of strings which was suppose to make motion animation outside a screen

Hisory of Animation

1868

John Barnes Linnett patented the first flip book

History of Animation

1877

Reynaud created the Praxinoscope

History of Animation

1888

Theater Optique was created

History of Animation

1890

The common flip book were early animation devices that produced an illusion of movement from a series of sequential drawings, animation did not develop further until the advent of motion picture film and cinematography in the 1890s

History of Animation

October 28 1892

the first animation in public, Pauvre Pierrot, at the Musée Grévin in Paris.

History of Animation

1894

The cinematographer was a projector, printer, and camera in one machine that allowed moving pictures to be shown successfully on a screen which was invented by history's earliest film makers, Auguste and Louis Lumière

History of Animation

1900

more than 500,000 people had attended these screenings

History of Animation

1900

The first film that was recorded on standard picture film and included animated sequences was the 1900 Enchanted Drawing

History of Animation

1908

In Europe, the French artist, Émile Cohl, created the first animated film using what came to be known as traditional animation creation methods