|Dates: ||1846 - 1907, 30 May|
|Born: ||Poland, Lissa (near Poznan)|
Experimented in taking photographs that capture animal motion - similar to Marey and Muybridge. He was an inventor as well as a photographer and patented the slit shutter in 1888.
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|Family history |
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Exhibitions on this website
|Ottomar Anschütz: Horse and rider jumping over an obstacle|
|Ottomar Anschütz: Momentphotographie|
All photographs by this photographer
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