The Shadow Traps

Episode 23. 'Buffalo Bill was never more surprised in his life'

October 27, 2019 Irfan Shah Season 1 Episode 23
The Shadow Traps
Episode 23. 'Buffalo Bill was never more surprised in his life'
Chapters
0:58
Buffalo Bill
8:01
Whitley and Bill, two consummate liars telling a true story
11:15
Le Prince's American cameras
16:12
Why multiple lenses?
25:31
What do we know about the cameras? Some clues.
27:29
Introducing Sherlock Holmes
The Shadow Traps
Episode 23. 'Buffalo Bill was never more surprised in his life'
Oct 27, 2019 Season 1 Episode 23
Irfan Shah

John Whitley enlists the help of the legendary Buffalo Bill for his American Exhibition project. Meanwhile, Louis Le Prince begins work on his motion picture cameras - but how much do we know, can we know, about these cameras? To help us, we enlist the considerable investigative powers of Sherlock Holmes, who is about to appear in public for the first time......

Show Notes Chapter Markers

John Whitley enlists the help of the legendary Buffalo Bill for his American Exhibition project. Meanwhile, Louis Le Prince begins work on his motion picture cameras - but how much do we know, can we know, about these cameras? To help us, we enlist the considerable investigative powers of Sherlock Holmes, who is about to appear in public for the first time......

Buffalo Bill
Whitley and Bill, two consummate liars telling a true story
Le Prince's American cameras
Why multiple lenses?
What do we know about the cameras? Some clues.
Introducing Sherlock Holmes