|Sir Alec Guinness on the revised Death Star chasm set at Elstree.|
As our main party of heroes finally escape the Trash Compactor, thanks to the efforts of Artoo and Threepio, the singular Obi-Wan Kenobi reaches one of the tractor beam power terminal areas of the Death Star, and, after navigating a perilous chasm, begins his subtle act of sabotage.
|The original matte painting for the Death Star shaft.|
|The mixture of painting and live action.|
|Matte painting master P.S. Ellenshaw poses for a special STARLOG cover.|
Behind the scenes of filming: STAR WARS AFICIONADO WEBSITE: TRACTOR BEAM