The art of Star Wars, episode II, attack of the clones

Author: Mark Cotta Vaz,George Lucas,Jonathan Hales

Publisher: LucasBooks


Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 7640


Offers a portfolio of movie artwork, including character sketches, costume and set designs, models, digital images, paintings, and storyboards, along with an officially illustrated screenplay.

The Star Wars Heresies

Interpreting the Themes, Symbols and Philosophies of Episodes I, II and III

Author: Paul F. McDonald

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 0786471816

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 224

View: 9064


"The trilogy is viewed through the lens of myth and metaphor. A wide variety of philosophical and mythological themes are presented and expounded upon, drawing from a rich source of scholars, thinkers, writers, and poets from East and West alike. Heretical or not, the Star Wars prequels are a surprisingly rich source of insight into the whole saga"--

Star Wars, Mythmaking

Behind the Scenes of Attack of the Clones

Author: Jody Duncan

Publisher: Lucasbooks

ISBN: 9780345431288

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 7447


A tour of the making of the latest "Star Wars" film provides photographs from the Lucasfilm archives, profiles of the actors and creators, and a behind-the-scenes look at set designs, character development, and special effects.

The Invisible Art of Film Music

A Comprehensive History

Author: Laurence E. MacDonald

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810883988

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 624

View: 6674


In this updated and expanded edition of The Invisible Art of Film Music, Laurence MacDonald provides a comprehensive introduction to film music for the general student, the film historian, and the aspiring cinematographer. This volume is a historically structured account of the evolution of music in films and the development of the films themselves. Arranged as a chronological survey from the silent era to the present day, this volume offers readers insight into the vital contribution film scores have made.

Cinematic Game Secrets for Creative Directors and Producers

Inspired Techniques From Industry Legends

Author: Rich Newman

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136138536

Category: Art

Page: 248

View: 8435


Cinematography for Games covers the space between the game and film industries by pointing out the most relevant cinematic techniques in today's hottest games, and including interviews with the game industry's greatest luminaries (including Will Wright: Sims legend, Harvey Smith, legendary game Deus Ex, Warren Spector creator of one of the original game companies, Origin). The convergence of games and film is a widely discussed and debated topic in the game industry. Many major publishers, along with some high-profile directors (John Woo, James Cameron, Steven Spielberg, Tony Scott) are exploring the middle ground between the industries. This book introduces game producers and directors to the tried and true techniques cinematographers have relied on for years. Game developers learn how to create compelling video games by: developing quality stories and characters; visualizing scenes within the game through the eyes of a cinematographer; using tried and true film industry methods for casting, voice-over, direction, and production. The book will also feature screen shots from some of today's hottest titles that illustrate key cinematic concepts, as well as advice from successful game industry professionals already using these techniques.

Attack of the Clones

The Illustrated Companion : Behind the Scenes and Inside the Story of Episode II

Author: Marcus Hearn

Publisher: Star Wars

ISBN: 9780091884789

Category: Star Wars films

Page: 143

View: 2705


Jam packed with illustrations and photographs alongside the insightful words of Star Wars aficionado Marcus Hearne, the book enlightens us on all aspects of the film including how they made the film; the actors; the characters; locations; the art; and the costumes. 'Connections Boxes' highlight and explain the many fascinating links between Episode II and the previous Star Wars movies. Using informed, enthusiastic writing and illustrations from Episode II and the earlier films, this is the first Star Wars book of its kind and the perfect companion to the film.

Media Mindfulness

Educating Teens about Faith and Media

Author: Gretchen Hailer,Rose Pacatte

Publisher: Saint Mary's Press

ISBN: 0884899055

Category: Religion

Page: 150

View: 389


Whether you are a Catholic high school teacher of any discipline, a catechist, or a youth minister, feel confident that you can educate teens in one of the most difficult yet crucial areas of their growth in faith. Beware! Sister Media and Sister Catechist have written an information-packed resource that also shares their sense of fun and exploration. You and your students might consider this study of Media Mindfulness to be one of the most enjoyable and meaningful educational experiences in high school!

Digital Art Masters: Volume 4

Author: 3dtotal.Com,

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 1136136614

Category: Art

Page: 288

View: 3979


Meet some of the finest 2D and 3D artists working in the industry today and discover how they create some of the most innovative digital art in the world. More than a gallery book or a coffee table book- Digital Art Masters Volume 4 includes over 50 artists and 900 unique and stunning 2D and 3D digital art. Beyond the breaktaking images is a breakdown of the techniques, challenges and tricks the artists employed while creating stunning imagery. This volume, much like the previous volumes is not your standard coffee table book nor is it our usual how-to-book. This book offers inspiration and insight for the advanced amateur and professional CG artists. The Digital Art Masters series has expanded upon the competition's gallery book concept and has added the insight and experiences of professional CG artists worldwide. Divided into 5 sections, Sci-Fi, Scene, Fantasy, Character and Cartoon, Each featured artist segement will include the thought processes behind creating unique digital images and an artist portfolio for further inspiration. Find your inspiration and discover the tips, tricks and techniques that really work.

Becoming Film Literate

The Art and Craft of Motion Pictures

Author: Vincent LoBrutto

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780275981440

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 384

View: 4159


Provides an enjoyable and accessible education in the art of cinema, using 50 landmark films spanning the history of the medium.

5,100-Question Mega-Ultimate Star Wars Quiz Book

Author: Erin Neidigh

Publisher: Dorrance Publishing

ISBN: 1480908940

Category: Art

Page: 796

View: 3168


5,100 question Mega-ultimate "Star Wars" Quiz Book by Erin Neidigh Are you a Star Wars fan? Is your knowledge of Star Wars vast enough to make George Lucas hire you as the ultimate Star Wars historian? Whether you are confident or unsure, this book offers you the most interesting and fun way to gauge your knowledge-level. In 5,100-Question Mega-Ultimate Star Wars Quiz Book, Erin Neidigh welcomes you to the mental battleground of the Expanded Universe, where you will be tested and probably find more information you never knew before. About the Author Erin Neidigh has been a passionate Star Wars fan since 1999, after seeing "Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace" in theaters. She is also an avid collector of anything related to Star Wars. She has a degree in Early Education and currently resides in Arizona. Other than Star Wars, she also enjoys swimming and running.