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Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects By Robert McCarthy

Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects by Robert McCarthy

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Summary

Contains illustrations and diagrams providing in depth coverage of special effects. This work covers different kinds of effects, including chemicals, pyrotechnics, weapons, levitation and weather. It includes case studies and a "behind the scenes" look at the "The Fisher King". It also covers a variety of effects and techniques.

Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects Summary

Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects by Robert McCarthy

Whether you are a working professional, a performance student or just interested in the techniques behind the effects, Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects provides the insights you've been looking for. This text is the comprehensive guide to special effects.

Many different kinds of effects are covered, including chemicals, pyrotechnics, weapons, levitation and weather. Written by a recognized expert in the field, this book contains over 200 illustrations and diagrams providing in depth coverage of every detail. Case studies and a "behind the scenes" look at the 'The Fisher King' are included.

Table of Contents

Rain and water; Snow; Steam; Smoke; Fire; Chemical effects; Wire flying and levitation; Weapons; Non-pyrotechnic projectiles; Pyrotechnics; Fireworks; Special effects and stunts; The Gleason Years; The Fisher King; Appendix; Glossary.

Additional information

NPB9780240801087
9780240801087
0240801083
Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects by Robert McCarthy
New
Hardback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1992-06-18
208
N/A
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