The matte paintings of the original Star Wars trilogy and their creators

From Sploid, a view over the incredible era of the traditional matte painters.

From Ellenshaw to Pangrazio, from Evans to Ordaz, amazing backgrounds of the Star Wars world that you’ll never say they were paintings.

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Matte Painting Heroes

Have a black&white Indiana Jones

Soderbergh has removed the color and added a special soundtrack to the film in order to let people study its staging, which he defines as “how all the various elements of a given scene or piece are aligned, arranged, and coordinated.”


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