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The Origins

The first evidences of the human interest in the motion phenomena can be found in the Caves of Lascaux where animals were depicted with multiples legs with superimposed positions. The ancient Egyptian murals inside the Tombs of the Pharaohs, the Trajan Column illustrating all the wars between Romans and Trojans, are magnificent monuments denotating the human interest on the moving image and animation. But is not until 1892, that Charles Emile Reynaud, a french teacher opened his "Theather Optique" and made the debut of the first short animated "Pauvre Pierrot"

The cartoon is an animation technique of giving the illusion of movement by projecting various drawings representing the successive stages of this movement.

He is best known for his success with children, even if a large share of output is not directed at them.

The premise of the cartoon are undoubtedly in the light of Emile-Charles Reynaud pantomimes projected waxworks from 28 October 1892, thanks to its optical theater system very similar craft of cinematography.Later the French Courtet Emile, Emile Cohl says, is innovating by producing the first cartoon film cinema with Spooky. It will carry three hundred films, including a majority of animated films combining different techniques of shooting actual cartoon. He brings his expertise in the U.S. between 1912 and 1914 in studios in Fort Lee, near New York. His techniques will inspire many studios and grow in the United States.Technical traditional industrial


The condition of living, or the state of being alive, the state of fact of existence, stilling alive, possesing life, life without beginning or end.


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