i am gonna try my best to list all the books/magazines i have used over the years in my quest to learn eveyrthing i posbly could about the FX industry. These are in no particular order...
Fangoria Magazine(who hasn't looked through these to see all the behind the scenes pictures?)
The Monster Makers Mask Makers Handbook by Arnold Goldman
Dick Smith's Do It Yourself Monster Makeup Book
Tom Savini's Grande Illuons Books I and II
and there are many more but these are must for the bacs in my opinion....
now on to DVDs
Mark Alfrey's Standard Molds and Castings
Mark Alfrey's Ultimate Lifecasting Video
Mark Alfrey's Sculpting Movie Monsters
Distortions Unlimited Mask Maker DVD
ANy and all Haunted Media DVD magazines(each issue has some kind of step by step how to on an aspect of FX makeup up, if not more)
old school Death Studios mask making VHS....
Movie FX Magic Dvd magazines....
i will continue the list as i remember or find more that i have....
Saturday 1/17/2009 at 04:56 PM | 32328
Great listing...I've heard of a few of those. I'm dying to learn how to do FX makeup. I've been fascinated with it for while now.
Saturday 1/17/2009 at 10:29 PM | 32355
I own The Monster Makers Mask Makers Handbook by Arnold Goldman and it is a fantastic read. Great list.
Saturday 1/17/2009 at 11:59 PM | 32367