Foot and Body Movements

Where does a track begin … and when?

This page is about illustrating concepts like these: How far back up the chain of connections does a track begin?  How does a head turn effect the tracks?  What can tracks reveal about how the body was being used?

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Concept Illustrated: Movement of a part … a claw tip

The idea: When does a track begin?  What creates that track?  One limitation to interpreting the story accurately are the tracker’s preconceptions: for example the movements of each part involved.  So, how do the parts move?

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