Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects

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9780240801087: Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects

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.

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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.

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Whether you're a working professional, a performance student, or just interested in the techniques behind the effects, 'Secrets of Hollywood Special Effects' provides the insights that you've been looking for. You will discover the basics as well as hard-to-find information on many different kinds of effects, including chemicals, pyrotechnics, weapons, levitation, and weather.

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