The fascination of the ancient optical toys is alive! On a smaller size!
From first scientific toys that used animated images to modern movies, retinal persistence has been fundamental to fooling the mind into believing that a series of static images are in motion.
Created in1834 by the English mathematician George Horner, the Zoetrope enabled several people to enjoy the instruments at the same time to view the animated images at the same time - a great advance over the single viewer allowed by the earlier one.
One must place the strip, turn the drum, and then, by looking through the slots, will see the “images movement”.
Its decoration is based on a classic decorative design of the 19th century and could be personalized.
includes 20 animated pictures strips to play.