Counting down the 64 days until The Force Awakens on December 18, 2015.
In the days leading up to Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, And There Came A Day will present links, images, videos, art, memories, laughs, theories and thoughts leading up to the big day… which happens to be on my birthday! ENJOY and may the Force be with you, always… or at least until 12.18.15!
GOING TO THE MATTE
It’s been emphasized on more than one occasion that there will be many, many practical effects shot in camera for The Force Awakens. This week, we’ll look at some of the coolest effect shots, all of which had to be done in camera, for the original trilogy.
In this photo, an artist paints in stormtroopers to greet the Emperor’s shuttle on the second Death Star. That’s a little tougher than generating them on computer…