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Production design Can create a distinctive and often
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Classical Hollywood Era Until the 50’s, Hollywood films were studio pictures Shot on indoor sets Were often grand
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Steps in Creating Design With director, determine design concept Set conference with producer and director Scout locations Set designers produce architectural drawings Build scale models of sets Matte artists paint background elements Selection of decorative furnishings-props, fabrics, draperies, light fixtures These establish period, locale and theme, time
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Elements of production design Sets Costumes and props Miniature models Matte paintings
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Costume design Tradition and Linkages Edward Scissorhands is like Frankenstein Singing In the Rain
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Set-lights-camera Set design, lighting design, and camera placement are interrelated
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Unformatted text preview: Set design incorporates info about other parameters Western Woods- an interior stage set Great hall interior with top light fixture The Haunting Set design and cinematography Co-related Set design influences how youll shoot it and vice versa Locations May be authentic locale or a composite of sets, miniatures and mattes Virtual Environments Computer graphics and camera mapping can create photo-realistic virtual environments Integration of live actor and miniature model Miniatures are not always tiny Locations are often seamless Batman Returns ; Final shot combines; Moving image footage (car pulling away) as rear screen projection Mini models Matte painting (the city and the skyline in background...
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This note was uploaded on 03/31/2008 for the course COMM 2054 taught by Professor Srprince during the Spring '08 term at Virginia Tech.

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