Friday, 18 October 2013
ILM CLASSIC IMAGE: RIGGED TO BLOW!
At ILM Van Nuys in 1976/77, a technician prepares a TIE fighter model for destruction against a Blu-screen, part of the epic battle above the Death Star, for the original STAR WARS.
With thanks to Chris Baker for the image.
Check out this great feature by the PROP STORE website on the original effects work by John Dykstra and his team: “John Dykstra” Intergalactic Man Of Magic Part 1 – Prop Store - Ultimate Movie Collectables