Special Effects Superman: The Art and Effects of Derek Meddings
After his career in the film industry took flight with Gerry Anderson in 1957, Derek Meddings proceeded to head the effects team and design every major vehicle for the hit British television series Thunderbirds, Captain Scarlet and UFO. When the Anderson studio closed in 1970, Meddings moved into movies and headed the effects on more than 20 motion pictures. His accolades include: six James Bond films, Batman, Santa Claus and The Neverending Story. Includes 300 on-set photos and tributes from Roger Moore, Daniel Craig, Peter Jackson and Pierce Brosnan. Intro by Tim Burton.
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