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Detailed Information for Seller's item number: HCA-6653
SPECIAL EFFECTS: Wire Tape and Rubber Band Styles
Author: Abbott, L.B., ASC
Publisher: The ASC Press Hollywood, CA 1984

241 pp., + index, dark blue cloth w/ gold lettering; Dust jacket in clear archival cover; Jacket shows some slight bends to edges w/ slight wear to head of spine, else fine / "Abbot draws aside the curtain that for many decades concealed the secrets of special visual effects. Among the special techniques discussed in detail are front and rear projection, optical effects, blue screen and sodium screen compositing, miniatures, matte painting, animation, mechanical effects, multiple imagery, and holography. There are also many of those effects which cannot be achieved through ordinary special effects procedures - shots that tap the wellsprings of ingenuity and originality that are necessary ingredients of every top drawer special effects cinematographer." Illustrated with numerous (mainly) color and B&W photos. / . ISBN: 0-935578-06-4. First Edition. Jacket condition: Near Fine. Hard Cover. Book condition: Fine. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Price: US$140.00. Quantity available: 1.
 Appr.: | AUD 177.22 CAD 173.91 EUR 123.35 GBP 90.32 JPY 14,000.00 MXN 1,750.00 ZAR 1,555.56 

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   High Castle Books
2431 Camino Real Viejo
Mercedes, Texas
78570-9486 United States
Phone: 956-565-2822

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