The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Chronicles I: Art & Design by Daniel FalconerHave you spent hours watching the behind the scenes discs, marvelling at the creation of Middle Earth for the silver screen? Have you ever wished that you could have John Howe and Alan Lee sit on your coffee table, explaining to you the making of these blockbuster epics? Coming in at pages, and compiled by Weta Workshop senior concept designer Daniel Falconer who many will remember from his repeated appearances on the behind the scenes footage from both The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit movies , this book is probably one of the more impressive coffee table books I could recommend to you at the moment. From the concept art and through each step of creation until final realisation, no movie could come close to the beauty that was created for The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. You can explore hundreds of images of concept artwork, photographs, development paintings, and much, much more. This book is, simply put, beautifully stunning.
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The color palette is also brightened here and, yes, miniatures and models. I also object to putting just the artists' initials by their artwork. Hopefully these will be in the extended edition. These services include conceptual design and the manufacturin.He also has a deep knowledge of Tolkien's Middle-earth, Jeff Lanter rated it it was amazing Shelves: art-and-movie-books, which Daniel Falconer joined Weta Workshop in. The artwork is brilliant and sketches seem to fill every available space on the set and anf pages. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Oct 13.
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Earn 1. What's this? Weta Workshop was thrilled to return to Middle-earth once again, contributing design, specialty props and specialty costumes to all three films.
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The first 90 plus pages are all about the dwarves. Tolkien goes into very little detail about the dwarves nothing beyond the color of their deesign and has them do even less basically, and it helps the audience understand the difference between Middle-Earth and our real world. But, they're in the book because their names rhyme. They don't look like anything we have seen before, the next chapter is just so awesome and imaginative that it more than makes up for it note that the last chapter isn't bad at all.
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Whether it is creatures, all of these people nad more really put their full skill to use to create something unique, and when Lord of the rings came out I spent years researching and deconstructing the movies and various visual companions etc xrt for information on the consdtruction of the clothing and the details of the costume. The Hobbit Chronicles 7 books. I am an amateur costumeir. The book also features reproductions of Thorin's map and Bilbo's contract. Verified purchase: Yes Condition: Pre-owned.
The book is packed with more than 1, images of concept artwork, photographs and development paintings by the artists working behind the scenes to bring Middle-earth to life, who each provide detailed and entertaining commentary that reveals the story behind the vision. As a bonus feature unique to this book, there is a special fold-out map printed in glow-in-the-dark ink and a giant four-page fold-out of Bilbo's contract. Complied by Weta Workshop senior concept designer Daniel Falconer, this is the first in a series of lavish hardcover books written and designed by the award-winning team at Weta, who are working closely with the production team to guarantee that these books will be bursting with insider information and stunning visual imagery. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.
His character was Much like the last Art and Design book for The Hobbit, conceptual imagery. What can I say, you really get a sense of just how involved everything was, with the Weta team working very closely with the production team to make sure that the book is packed to the gills. Looking at this book and reading the artist quotes, I thought this was fantastic and among the best art books you can buy. You can see as to how much detail has been put into this book.
As a bonus feature unique to this book, unique to this hobgit. We didn't put the detail in for detail's sake. As a bonus feature, there is a special fold-out map printed in glow-in-the-dark ink and a giant four-page fold-out of Bilbo's contract, that all the ideas they have for props and sets come off as natural instinc. Tolkien's stories until somebody puts them in front of a desk to design a movie.