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moving pictures:

see motion picturesmotion pictures,
movie-making as an art and an industry, including its production techniques, its creative artists, and the distribution and exhibition of its products (see also motion picture photography; Motion Picture Cameras under camera).
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"We at RnM Moving Pictures are very excited to step into this new role and start working on the project.
And, for those of you who like moving pictures but also like things to slow down so you can see how they work, there is also an exhibition running parallel to the festival at the Kimonos Art Centre.
In 1913, an editor at Photo-Era echoed The Film Index in claiming that "moving pictures" was an inaccurate term, given that "each of the numberless pictures is shown with a limited and stationary space, all of them combining to simulate motion, but the pictures themselves do not move." As a result, "motion pictures" exemplified "correctness." It was also "dignified," a term that "refers rather to the respectable and refined character of the display and its environment." (9) Motion Picture News reprinted the article, implicitly agreeing with the sentiment; the same trade had changed its name from Moving Picture News in 1911.
If they can supply the public with a flashy internet scoreboard, what harm can new-fangled moving pictures do?
Likewise, Richard Abel develops our understanding of moving picture programming, detailing the initial emphasis on the projector and going on to discuss the subsequent and varied use of moving pictures by itinerant exhibitors, variety theatre managers, educators, and businessmen developing programs in permanent cinema theatres.
A Gilded Age Murder and the Birth of Moving Pictures
Nayard has left ICAP Media for a key position with TomCat Films where she will rejoin her former Moving Pictures colleague, Ted Chalmers.
This advanced panel provides clear moving pictures, high contrast, and a wide colour viewing angle.
That's why we "see" films or television images as moving pictures when in fact they are a sequence of still images.
In 2004, the Indianapolis-based fest adapted the tagline "Truly Moving Pictures." Now that phrase has taken over, becoming the name of a newly created parent organization.