JLB1561 | Classic Cinematic Techniques: Backdrops

In this video we take a look at the cinematic technique of using backdrops to create the illusion of a greater landscape. When done properly it can be a very effective method for fooling the mind of the viewer into believing that he is seeing something which he simply is not.

 

LINKS:
Intro regarding backdrops: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=15y5J…
Apollo 17 footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjWiM…
‘Wizard of Oz’ (1939) copyright Warner Bros.
‘Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory’ (1971) copyright Warner Bros.

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