The Magic Of Creating Believable Special Effects

The Magic Of Creating Believable Special Effects

The job of the special effects designer is to create the perception of reality in the mind of the viewer — to trick the human brain with just a few simple inputs — drops of water, say, falling from a hidden pipe, a few carefully placed lights, an offstage fan. Combine these elements properly and the audience sees a rain storm.

But exactly what kind of rain storm does the show require? Here is where the art

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