Posted by D_Martin on July 31, 2012 at 01:40 AM CST
One of the most important steps in making a feature film the scale of a Star Wars movie is the pre-visualizational story boards. These sketches are usually created in meetings with a director or visual effects supervisor and an artist (throw in at least one producer nine times out of ten). The point is to put the rough framing the director is envisioning on paper before going to camera. As anyone who works in film can tell you, these are only rough guides, and framing -like everything else in Movie Land- is finalized on set with actors and skilled technicians, but the story boards are always the first step. Follow this link to check out a page of story board sketches drawn up by artist Ivor Beddoes for The Empire Strikes Back.
Related Articles
August 30, 2012  eBay Today: Totally Ridiculous Auction #1261
August 13, 2012  eBay Today: Revenge Of The Jedi Proof Card Set
August 6, 2012  eBay Today: You Sure Your Snaggletooth Is Blue? Part II
August 2, 2012  eBay Today: Real Complete L-Slot Rocket-Firing Boba Fett!
July 30, 2012  eBay Today: The Value Of Vintage Vinyl
July 25, 2012  eBay Today: Lili Ledy Jawa With Attached Hood?
July 20, 2012  eBay Today: (Almost) Instant Collection
July 7, 2012  eBay Today: Caution While Admiring Drool-Worthy Auction
June 30, 2012  eBay Today: Custom Kenner Style Boba Bling
June 28, 2012  eBay Today: Kenner Rocket Firing L-Slot Boba Fett?
June 27, 2012  eBay Today: A Really Shilly Auction
June 22, 2012  eBay Today: More Affordable Master Orgus Lightsaber
June 21, 2012  eBay Today: 2012 Promotional Material

2017 International Toy Fair
NEW IN THE PHOTO ARCHIVE:
Probe
Droid
Poll
Obviously you've seen Rogue One at least, what, four times? Our reprogrammed Imperial Probe Droid is tasked to find out whether you are satisfied with the action figures Hasbro has release supporting the first stand alone Star Wars feature film.
Yes! I'm happy with what's release!
I want more!
I want waaaaay more!
More five points of articulation or nothing!
I'm more about Episode VIII than anything else right now...
Let's move onto 40th anniversary 6-inch classic Kenner figures, because you know, that's way cooler than anything else.
Current Results