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The Resource Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson

Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson

Label
Special effects : still in search of wonder
Title
Special effects
Title remainder
still in search of wonder
Statement of responsibility
Michele Pierson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Designed to trick the eye and stimulate the imagination, special effects have changed the way we look at films and the worlds created in them. Computer-generated imagery (CGI), as seen in Hollywood blockbusters like Star Wars, Terminator 2, Jurassic Pa
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pierson, Michele
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Film and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction films
  • Science fiction
  • Cinematography
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Cinematography
  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction films
  • Genres, other
Label
Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Special Effects and the Popular Media; 1. Magic, Science, Art: Before Cinema; Natural Magic; Science Fictions; Scientific American; Millennial Magic; 2. From Cult-Classicism to Technofuturism: Converging on Wired Magazine; The Limits of Convergence; Photon and Stop-Motion Animation; Corporate Futurism/Technofuturism; Home Production; 3. The Wonder Years and Beyond: 1989-1995; On Genre; Reinventing the Cinema of Attractions; Digital Art Effects; Retrofuture/Retrovision; 4. Crafting a Future for CGI; The Case of Editing; Disaster Strikes
  • An Aesthetics of ScarcityThe Public Life of Numbers; CONCLUSION: The Transnational Matrix of SF; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm51628606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231500807
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/pier12562
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt271srm
  • dea9961f-7a93-4971-adaa-60278651a4c3
Publisher number
EB00662144
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51628606
Label
Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Special Effects and the Popular Media; 1. Magic, Science, Art: Before Cinema; Natural Magic; Science Fictions; Scientific American; Millennial Magic; 2. From Cult-Classicism to Technofuturism: Converging on Wired Magazine; The Limits of Convergence; Photon and Stop-Motion Animation; Corporate Futurism/Technofuturism; Home Production; 3. The Wonder Years and Beyond: 1989-1995; On Genre; Reinventing the Cinema of Attractions; Digital Art Effects; Retrofuture/Retrovision; 4. Crafting a Future for CGI; The Case of Editing; Disaster Strikes
  • An Aesthetics of ScarcityThe Public Life of Numbers; CONCLUSION: The Transnational Matrix of SF; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocm51628606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231500807
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/pier12562
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt271srm
  • dea9961f-7a93-4971-adaa-60278651a4c3
Publisher number
EB00662144
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51628606

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