A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup - Introduction to Fantasy and Zombie Makeups: Volume 2

Author(s): Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop

Weird & Wonderful

The acclaimed follow-up to one of the most widely heralded special effects makeup tutorial books ever published. A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup Volume 2 incorporates a variety of supernatural and sci-fi character and creature designs, from zombies to dark fantasy, with step-by-step tutorials and materials guides, as well as an extended gallery section showcasing work by the best of the best!

Product Information

Promotion in entertainment, film, ladies and men's magazines. Promotion on entertainment and sci-fi websites. Promotion on Titanbooks.com. Acclaimed as the best book series ever published on Special Effects Makeup - whether you are a beginner preparing for a Halloween party, or interested in more complex techniques, this is the definitive guide. Covers everything from basic facial makeup styles, and simple scars and gashes, to masks, molds and cast-making: everything you need to know to create vampires, zombies and other fantastical characters. Step by step instructions, with hundreds of photos, from makeup artist professionals who have worked on films such as Alien vs Predator and Land of the Dead. Previously only available as a limited Japanese import, this definitive guide (written in English) is finally getting the wide distribution it deserves. Copies currently sell for over $200 on the secondary market!

The 7 talented artists who have contributed to this book are Akihito, Tomonobu Iwakura, Keizo, Yuga Takahashi, Akiteru Nakada, Manabu Namikawa, and Tomu (Hyakutake). Between them they have worked on scores of TV series and movies, including Japanese productions like Casshern and Ultraman Max, and Hollywood movies including Alien vs Predator and Land of the Dead.

General Fields

  • : 9781783297894
  • : Titan Books Ltd
  • : Titan Books Ltd
  • : October 2015
  • : 270mm X 210mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop
  • : Paperback
  • : 168
  • : colour photographs