Men, makeup, and monsters : Hollywood's masters of illusion and FX / Anthony Timpone.
By: Timpone, Anthony.Material type: BookCall no.: TR858 .T56 1996Publication: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 1996Edition: 1st ed.Description: xi, 228 p., 8 unnumbered p. of plates : ill. (some col.).ISBN: 0312146787; 9780312146788.Subject(s): Cinematography -- Special effects | Film makeup
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-222).
Dick Smith: new techniques for old makeups -- Rick Baker: ape man -- Stan Winston: the T. rex of makeup designers -- Tom Savini: a matter of splatter -- John Caglione Jr.: a rogues' gallery of character makeups -- Steve Johnson: the art of design -- Chris Walas: transformations -- Kevin Yagher: puppetmaster -- KNB EFX Group: the monster makers club -- Bob Keen and Image Animation: raising hell -- Tony Gardner and Alterian Studios: creepy, kooky, and spooky -- Optic Nerve Studios: eye on the cutting edge.
Looks at the accomplishments of several of the leading special effect and makeup artists revealing their techniques, job experiences and inspirations for ideas.
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