The design of this umbrella is based on a zoetrope, a cylindrical, pre-film animation device that gives the illusion of movement. The man and woman featured in the images are practising yoga, this Wellcome Image was created using thermography.
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Wellcome Collection publishes books that explore health, medicine and the complexities of the human condition, from bestselling narrative non-fiction such as Forensics by Val McDermid, to award-winning illustrated titles such as The Sick Rose. Wellcome Collection is part of Wellcome, a global charitable foundation that exists to improve health for everyone by helping great ideas to thrive.