Dream Worlds: Production Design in Animation

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Taylor & Francis, 2008 - Computers - 208 pages
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Hans P. Bacher is acknowledged as one of the greats of production design for animation, He has been given access to Disney's archives to uncover eye-popping examples of both his own work and that of his colleagues. Featured are illustrations from 'Bambi', 'Mulan', 'Beauty and the Beast', 'Brother Bear' and many more. Hans Bacher is acknowledged as one of the greats of production design for animation and he has been given unparalleled access to Disney's archives to uncover eye-popping examples of both his own work and that of his colleagues. With illustrations from Bambi, Mulan, Beauty and the Beast, Brother Bear and many more - it is a visual feast of never-before-seen artwork, complete with insight from the artist on how and why they were designed as they were. Key features and benefits: * Sneak a peak behind the scenes! With 400 never-before-seen illustrations from classic films like Bambi, Beauty and the Beast and Lilo & Stitch * Learn from one of the true industry greats!Hans Bacher is one of the best known production designers in the industry * Beautiful and insightful - offers inspiration to designers in animation, film and game.
 

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Review: Dream Worlds: Production Design for Animation

User Review  - Sarah Schanze - Goodreads

Interesting collection of art and stories. What was most enlightening was the behind-the-scene tales of Bacher's days of working at Disney. Also fascinating was artwork from shelved projects. The ... Read full review

Review: Dream Worlds: Production Design for Animation

User Review  - Pranisha Shrestha - Goodreads

This is one of the essential additions to any artist's book collections, especially who is inclined towards animation, concept art or filmmaking in general.. Mr. Hans Bacher has skilfully archived and ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
9
Film Analysis
12
Beauty and the Beast
28
Visual Development and Research
44
Aladdin
48
Inspiration
56
Camera Rules
60
The Lion King
66
Mulan
100
Rhythm and Style Variety
122
Lilo and Stitch
132
Value and Color
136
Brother Bear
142
Unfinished Disney Projects
150
Own Projects
170
The MastersBambi
196

Composition
72
Hercules
88
Staging and Formats
92

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