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  • Pictures
  • The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ( AMPAS , also known as simply the Academy ) is a professional honorary organization with the stated goal of advancing the arts and sciences of motion pictures . (wikipedia.org)
  • The Academy plans to open the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles in 2019. (wikipedia.org)
  • The notion of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) began with Louis B. Mayer , head of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM). (wikipedia.org)
  • Motion pictures such as The Enchanted Drawing and The Magician employ trick photography as a modern magic show, almost impossible to duplicate as a live stage performance. (loc.gov)
  • While vaudeville temporarily flourished by incorporating motion pictures in their programs, the film industry eventually took center stage as many vaudeville entertainers leapt to the silver screen and theaters were converted to accommodate movies. (loc.gov)
  • How did vaudeville and other forms of popular entertainment influence the development of motion pictures? (loc.gov)
  • Why do you think that motion pictures eventually became more popular than vaudeville? (loc.gov)
  • Are certain elements of vaudeville still apparent in contemporary motion pictures? (loc.gov)
  • The first motion pictures were photographed using a simple homogeneous photographic emulsion that yielded a black-and-white image-that is, an image in shades of gray, ranging from black to white, corresponding to the luminous intensity of each point on the photographed subject. (wikipedia.org)
  • picture camera
  • Meanwhile, documentaries such as the series of films depicting the aftermath of a cyclone in Galveston, Texas, including, Panorama of Galveston Power House and the Panoramic View of Tremont Hotel, Galveston displayed both the devastation of the area and the impressive ability of the motion picture camera to provide news images across the country. (loc.gov)
  • Color motion picture film refers both to unexposed color photographic film in a format suitable for use in a motion picture camera, and to finished motion picture film, ready for use in a projector, which bears images in color. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1900
  • Polar motion is defined relative to a conventionally defined reference axis, the CIO (Conventional International Origin), being the pole's average location over the year 1900. (wikipedia.org)
  • The slow drift, about 20 m since 1900, is partly due to motions in the Earth's core and mantle, and partly to the redistribution of water mass as the Greenland ice sheet melts, and to isostatic rebound, i.e. the slow rise of land that was formerly burdened with ice sheets or glaciers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alessandro Padoa celebrated the reduction of primitive notions to merely point and motion in his report to the 1900 International Congress of Philosophy. (wikipedia.org)
  • geometric
  • Using the geometric axis as the primary axis of a new body-fixed coordinate system, one arrives at the Euler equation of a gyroscope describing the apparent motion of the rotation axis about the geometric axis of the Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • These CAD methods for motion design find applications in animation in computer graphics (key frame interpolation), trajectory planning in robotics (taught-position interpolation), spatial navigation in virtual reality, computer-aided geometric design of motion via interactive interpolation, CNC tool path planning, and task specification in mechanism synthesis. (wikipedia.org)
  • There has been a great deal of research in applying the principles of computer-aided geometric design (CAGD) to the problem of computer-aided motion design. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1914 D. M. Y. Sommerville used the idea of a geometric motion to establish the idea of distance in hyperbolic geometry when he wrote Elements of Non-Euclidean Geometry. (wikipedia.org)
  • celestial
  • day") is an astronomical term referring to the apparent daily motion of stars around Earth, or more precisely around the two celestial poles. (wikipedia.org)
  • The relative direction of diurnal motion in the Northern Celestial Hemisphere are as follows: Facing north, below Polaris: rightward, or eastward Facing north, above Polaris: leftward, or westward Facing south: rightward, or westward Thus, northern circumpolar stars move counterclockwise around Polaris, the north pole star. (wikipedia.org)
  • As seen from the Equator, the two celestial poles are on the horizon due north and south, and the motion is counterclockwise (i.e. leftward) around Polaris and clockwise (i.e. rightward) around Sigma Octantis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, the speed of the diurnal motion of a celestial object equals this cosine times 15° per hour, 15 arcminutes per minute, or 15 arcseconds per second. (wikipedia.org)
  • The apparent motion of stars near the celestial pole seems slower than that of stars closer to the celestial equator. (wikipedia.org)
  • displaystyle
  • The mean motion is simply one revolution divided by this time, or, n = 2 π P , n = 360 ∘ P , or n = 1 P , {\displaystyle n={\frac {2\pi }{P}},\qquad n={\frac {360^{\circ }}{P}},\quad {\mbox{or}}\quad n={\frac {1}{P}},} with dimensions of radians per unit time, degrees per unit time or revolutions per unit time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kepler's 3rd law of planetary motion states, the square of the periodic time is proportional to the cube of the mean distance, or a 3 P 2 = μ , {\displaystyle {\frac {a^{3}}{P^{2}}}=\mu ,} where a is the semi-major axis or mean distance, P is the orbital period as above, and μ is a constant for any particular gravitational system. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the above definition of mean motion, derive P = 1 n , {\displaystyle P={\frac {1}{n}},} where n is in revolutions per unit time. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kepler's 2nd law of planetary motion states, a line joining a planet and the Sun sweeps out equal areas in equal times, or d A d t = constant {\displaystyle {\frac {dA}{dt}}={\text{constant}}} for a two-body orbit, where dA/dt is the time rate of change of the area swept. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the above definition, mean motion n = 2π/P. Substituting, 2 d A d t = n a b , {\displaystyle 2{\frac {dA}{dt}}=nab,} and mean motion is also n = 2 a b d A d t , {\displaystyle n={\frac {2}{ab}}{\frac {dA}{dt}},} which is itself constant as a, b, and dA/dt are all constant in two-body motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • A representation for the rational Bézier motion and rational B-spline motion in the Cartesian space can be obtained by substituting either of the above two preceding expressions for Q ^ ( t ) {\displaystyle {\hat {\textbf {Q}}}(t)} in the equation for point transform. (wikipedia.org)
  • The motions of Minkowski space were described by Sergei Novikov in 2006: The physical principle of constant velocity of light is expressed by the requirement that the change from one inertial frame to another is determined by a motion of Minkowski space, i.e. by a transformation ϕ : R 1 , 3 ↦ R 1 , 3 {\displaystyle \phi :R^{1,3}\mapsto R^{1,3}} preserving space-time intervals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Newton's
  • Without this acceleration, the object would move in a straight line, according to Newton's laws of motion . (wikipedia.org)
  • Figure 3: (Left) Ball in circular motion - rope provides centripetal force to keep ball in circle (Right) Rope is cut and ball continues in straight line with velocity at the time of cutting the rope, in accord with Newton's law of inertia, because centripetal force is no longer there. (wikipedia.org)
  • case
  • In the case of uniform circular motion, α will be zero. (wikipedia.org)
  • Crossover points are design decisions (depending on the model ESS was using a cut-off frequency of 12 db at 800 Hz, 1 kHz, or in the case of the smaller air-motion transformer unit, 2.4 kHz). (wikipedia.org)
  • Projects emerging from the accelerator included Diplopia (now Vivid Vision), a tech startup using the Leap Motion Controller and Oculus Rift for lazy eye sufferers, and MotionSavvy, which is developing a Leap Motion-equipped tablet case that can interpret American Sign Language. (wikipedia.org)
  • This explanation depends on the jet making a sufficiently narrow angle with the observer's line-of-sight to explain the degree of superluminal motion seen in a particular case. (wikipedia.org)
  • In what follows, we deal with the case of rational Bézier motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Pitchess motion is a request made by the defense in a California criminal case, such as a DUI case or a resisting arrest case, to access a law enforcement officer's personnel information when the defendant alleges in an affidavit that the officer used excessive force or lied about the events surrounding the defendant's arrest. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the latter case, hyperbolic motions provide an approach to the subject for beginners. (wikipedia.org)
  • circular motion
  • In physics , circular motion is a movement of an object along the circumference of a circle or rotation along a circular path. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rotation around a fixed axis of a three-dimensional body involves circular motion of its parts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples of circular motion include: an artificial satellite orbiting the Earth at a constant height, a stone which is tied to a rope and is being swung in circles, a car turning through a curve in a race track , an electron moving perpendicular to a uniform magnetic field , and a gear turning inside a mechanism. (wikipedia.org)
  • In physics , uniform circular motion describes the motion of a body traversing a circular path at constant speed . (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the body describes circular motion, its distance from the axis of rotation remains constant at all times. (wikipedia.org)
  • This can lead to errors in software for Earth observing spacecraft, since analysts may read off a 5-meter circular motion and ignore it, while a 20-meter offset exists, fouling the accuracy of the calculated latitude and longitude. (wikipedia.org)
  • atoms
  • Atoms and molecules had long been theorized as the constituents of matter, and Albert Einstein published a paper in 1905 that explained in precise detail how the motion that Brown had observed was a result of the pollen being moved by individual water molecules, making one of his first big contributions to science. (wikipedia.org)
  • angular
  • In orbital mechanics, mean motion (represented by n) is the angular speed required for a body to complete one orbit, assuming constant speed in a circular orbit which completes in the same time as the variable speed, elliptical orbit of the actual body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of the nature of two-body motion in a conservative gravitational field, two aspects of the motion do not change: the angular momentum and the mechanical energy. (wikipedia.org)
  • example
  • In his Beauty and the Beast (1946), for example, an actor placing a piece of paper in a fire and then walking backwards away was filmed in reverse motion, causing it to appear as though the character walked up to a fire and pulled the paper out of it. (wikipedia.org)
  • One theory is that perception of stationary objects, for example rocks beside a waterfall, is coded as the balance among the baseline responses of neurons coding all possible directions of motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • orbit
  • Mean motion is used as an approximation of the actual orbital speed in making an initial calculation of the body's position in its orbit, for instance, from a set of orbital elements. (wikipedia.org)
  • time
  • I recommend the definitive and unbeatable 'Motion Guide' as first step before asking a question the second time in a week or so. (sourceforge.net)
  • Reverse motion (a.k.a. reverse motion photography or reverse action ) is a special effect in cinematography whereby the action that is filmed ends up being shown backwards (i.e. time-reversed) on screen. (wikipedia.org)
  • This motion is named after the botanist Robert Brown , who was the most eminent microscopist of his time. (wikipedia.org)
  • It contains information about object positions at particular time instances and therefore a motion diagram is more informative than a path. (wikipedia.org)
  • Samba de Orfeu" (Bonfá) - 5:24 "(Good) Morning Time" - 5:35 "Money (That's What I Want)" (Bradford, Gordy) - 4:25 "Stinky Fingers" - 4:01 "Here Comes the Mocha Man" - 5:19 "Johnnie's Comin' Home No More" - 5:17 "Warning Shot" (Goldsmith) - 6:34 Freddie Roach - organ, vocals (#6) Vinnie Corrao - guitar Eddie Gladden - drums Ralph Dorsey - congas Billboard July 15, 1967 Mocha Motion! (wikipedia.org)
  • Rational motions are defined by rational functions (ratio of two polynomial functions) of time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The more accessible nature of Flow Motion, and its flirtation with disco, meant this album was not well received at the time of its release. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time, Motion was the world's second-leading provider of rugged tablet PCs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Play media The motion aftereffect (MAE) is a visual illusion experienced after viewing a moving visual stimulus for a time (tens of milliseconds to minutes) with stationary eyes, and then fixating a stationary stimulus. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • This pattern of motion typically alternates random fluctuations in a particle's position inside a fluid sub-domain with a relocation to another sub-domain. (wikipedia.org)
  • cite
  • http://www.lavrsen.dk/twiki/bin/view/Motion/ConfigOptionRoundrobinFrames [cite begin] roundrobin_skip * Type: Integer * Range / Valid values: 1 - 2147483647 * Default: 1 * Option Topic Specifies the number of frames to skip after a switch. (sourceforge.net)
  • Thermodynamics
  • For millennia, it was not clear whether perpetual motion devices were possible or not, but the development of modern theories of thermodynamics has shown that they are impossible. (wikipedia.org)
  • There is a scientific consensus that perpetual motion in an isolated system violates either the first law of thermodynamics , the second law of thermodynamics , or both. (wikipedia.org)
  • Machines which comply with both laws of thermodynamics by accessing energy from unconventional sources are sometimes referred to as perpetual motion machines, although they do not meet the standard criteria for the name. (wikipedia.org)
  • smaller
  • The diaphragm pushes back and forward from itself in a physical motion similar to that observed when an accordion is pushed in and pulled out to pump air though the reed chambers, albeit over an exceedingly smaller motion range. (wikipedia.org)
  • There exist, in addition, polar motions with smaller periods of the order of decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other examples include: Double tonic: smaller pendular motion in one direction These all may be modal frames or parts of modal frames. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • The crash seems to occur right after a motion event, but it could be at the very beginning of a new event that is not logged because of the crash. (sourceforge.net)
  • Both types of motion may occur in bearings. (wikipedia.org)
  • initially
  • Leap Motion initially distributed thousands of units to developers who are interested in creating applications for the device. (wikipedia.org)
  • tablet
  • Motion Computing was a developer of slate Tablet PC computers located in Austin, Texas. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2002, it launched its first product, the Motion M1200, a tablet designed as a successor of pen slates from the 1990s. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2003, Motion launched the M1300, which was the first 1 GHz tablet using Intel Centrino mobile technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through its independent software vendor partnership program, Motion paired with companies including Active Ink and Mi-Co to advance the development of tablet PC applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • That same year, Motion announced that its C5 and F5 tablets would be the first rugged tablet PCs to use Corning's Gorilla Glass. (wikipedia.org)
  • In February 2011, Motion introduced ReadyDock, the first chemical-free disinfection stations using ultraviolet technology, for the C5 tablet. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2011, Motion Computing announced the Intel Atom "Oak Trail"-powered CL900 running Windows 7, a fully rugged 10" screen ultra-light Tablet PC, weighing 2.1 pounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • radius
  • Reproduced from the book of Jean Baptiste Perrin , Les Atomes , three tracings of the motion of colloidal particles of radius 0.53 µm, as seen under the microscope, are displayed. (wikipedia.org)
  • For motion in a circle of radius r , the circumference of the circle is C = 2 π r . (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Later that year, Leap Motion launched a global game jam in partnership with independent games festival IndieCade with over $75,000 in prizes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finally, a secular polar drift of about 0.10 m per year in the direction of 80° west has been observed which is due to mass redistribution within the Earth's interior by continental drift, and/or slow motions within mantle and core which gives rise to changes of the moment of inertia. (wikipedia.org)
  • To put this in perspective, Bowie's Station to Station was released the same year as Flow Motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • That same year, Motion raised $6.5 million in funding. (wikipedia.org)
  • axis
  • Polar motion of the Earth is the motion of the Earth's rotational axis relative to its crust. (wikipedia.org)
  • This polar motion should not be confused with the changing direction of the Earth's spin axis relative to the stars with different periods, caused mostly by the torques on the Geoid due to the gravitational attraction of the Moon and Sun. They are also called nutations, except for the slowest, which is the precession of the equinoxes. (wikipedia.org)
  • although
  • I have never heard a beep, although I run motion with this option set to Off. (sourceforge.net)
  • This book gives you the theory behind escapement design and associated issues and will allow you to create your own escapement design, complete with schematic line-drawings, tables, charts and the formulas needed for setting up escapement design and testing from your computer (the menu below shows the results of this, in motion, although the results do not show the method, which is where the knowledge is learned! (angelfire.com)
  • generally
  • When courts grant Pitchess motions, courts generally refuse to disclose verbatim reports or records from peace officer personnel files. (wikipedia.org)
  • result
  • As a result of its motion pattern, the AMT "spits" the air out in a way similar to the action of shooting a watermelon seed from your hand by squeezing it between thumb and forefinger. (wikipedia.org)
  • as a result, Leap Motion announced layoffs for 10 percent of its workforce, primarily in sales and marketing. (wikipedia.org)
  • The motion aftereffect is believed to be the result of motion adaptation. (wikipedia.org)
  • physical
  • The Leap Motion controller is a small USB peripheral device which is designed to be placed on a physical desktop, facing upward. (wikipedia.org)
  • applications
  • Chemotaxis provides a way of directing motion at the microscale and can be used for drug delivery, sensing, lab-on-a-chip devices and other applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • constant
  • Viewing an object on a motion diagram allows one to determine if an object is at a constant rest, speeding up or slowing down. (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, the manifold has constant curvature if and only if, for every pair of points and every isometry, there is a motion taking one point to the other for which the motion induces the isometry. (wikipedia.org)
  • movement
  • Melodic motion is the quality of movement of a melody, including nearness or farness of successive pitches or notes in a melody. (wikipedia.org)
  • The illusory upwards movement is the motion aftereffect. (wikipedia.org)
  • Collective motion is defined as the spontaneous emergence of ordered movement in a system compound of a large number of self-propelled agents. (wikipedia.org)
  • relative
  • These shifts, however, are quite small in magnitude relative to the long-term core/mantle and isostatic rebound components of polar motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • follows
  • dubious - discuss] The latter are determined based on the International Terrestrial Reference System, which follows the polar motion. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • Major earthquakes cause abrupt polar motion by altering the volume distribution of the Earth's solid mass. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the major usages of motion diagrams is to present film through a series of frames taken by a camera. (wikipedia.org)
  • thus
  • Thus, courts will allow a defense attorney to file this portion of the motion under seal so that only the judge can review it. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • I start the program with motion I thought non-daemon mode required motion -n Could the documentation mean that _beeps_ only work in non-daemon mode? (sourceforge.net)
  • album
  • This, and their embracing of rhythms (especially disco) on Flow Motion that were unpopular with rock music fans, is likely the reason why this album was not as well received by fans and critics when it first appeared. (wikipedia.org)
  • Inner Motion is an album by American pianist David Benoit released in 1990, recorded for the GRP label. (wikipedia.org)