Dick Smith Archive

A Century of Practical Magic

July 31st, 2023

We review Howard Berger and Marshall Julius’ book on SFX makeup: Masters of Make-up Effects – A Century of Practical Magic.

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Monsterpalooza 19

Movie Monster Magic

April 2nd, 2019

Monsters, movies and magic – it’s all under one roof at Monsterpalooza taking place at the Pasadena Convention Centre from 12th to 14th April 2019.

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Shaune of the Dead

July 10th, 2017

On a recent trip to Manchester we stopped in at Shaune Harrison’s Academy.  After falling […]

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Clever Trefor

March 21st, 2017

With an Oscar, two Emmys and a string of nominations, Trefor Proud’s body of work […]

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Hiding In Plain Sight

June 16th, 2016

Phil Briggs is a specialist in the art of skin camouflage – covering birthmarks, scars, injuries […]

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House of Stuart

May 11th, 2016

Stuart Bray‘s passion for his craft has blown us away every time we meet him. […]

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