Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Hmm... of the day

Took this pic today at the Eagle Print Awards breakfast function. Truly inspiring, especially considering the text was written over 100 years ago!

How They Shot The Star Wars Opening Titles. Hmm...


A camera hanging from a track, shooting a printout that's been gaffer-taped under some glass? Are you kidding me? Next time I'm going to look for the cameraman's feet beneath the last line. Vanity Fair's got a rad behind-the-scenes photo essay of the Empire Strikes Back, featuring the above shot and many more that show you how the magic was made.