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THE FUTURE WAS FAB The Art of Mike Trim

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THE FUTURE WAS FAB The Art of Mike Trim

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Closeout Price! By Anthony Taylor with Mike Trim. Fans of British science fiction television—Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, Joe 90, UFO—will instantly recognize the work of designer and illustrator Mike Trim. Working with special effects director Derek Meddings, Trim designed many of the characteristic spacecraft, aircraft, and ground vehicles for these and other programs and feature films. He also created the dramatic images of the Martian invasion for Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds. All this and more in 150 captioned color plates.

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Fans of British science fiction television—Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet, Joe 90, UFO—will instantly recognize the work of designer and illustrator Mike Trim. Working with special effects director Derek Meddings, Trim designed many of the characteristic spacecraft, aircraft, and ground vehicles for these and other programs and feature films. He also created the dramatic images of the Martian invasion for Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds. All this and more in 150 captioned color plates.

It features both his original concept paintings, many fine art in their own right, as well as the finished models themselves. Includes wonderful behind-the-scenes photos on the sets, many of the creators, and Trim's other projects: Journey to the Far Side of the Sun, The Secret Service, Guardians, CABS and Aquanauts. Plus his book covers for House in Space, Midway, Band of Brothers, and Hunting the Bismark by C. S. Forester, circa the 1970s.

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Item Code FUTUR
Publisher Hermes
Publish Date 2006
ISBN 9781932563825
Print Status Out of Print
Binding Soft Cover
Dimensions 11x8
# Pages 127pg
Color Partial Color
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