Description

Special Make-Up Effects concentrates on the genre of horror characters and other special creations (fantasy, sci-fi, etc), giving tips about the materials, techniques, and 'tricks of the trade' necessary to create unique make-up effects. This focused volume is a scaled-down version of Vincent Kehoe's encyclopedic reference for professional make-up artists. It contains new segments and photographs. This book shows how many of cinema's most famous characters and effects were developed. It gives students and make-up artists the techniques they need to perform their own magic.

Key Features

A volume dedicated solely to special make-up effects. Contains new material from several Academy Award winning make-up artists. Written by a make-up artist who has worked on more than 300 films.

Table of Contents

Make-up products and the kit; Special and popular characters; Special effects; Casting and molding; Latex and plastic appliances.

Details

No. of pages:
144
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1991
Published:
Imprint:
Focal Press
Print ISBN:
9780240800998
Electronic ISBN:
9780080517483