Summary of a variety of special effect techniques originally the basis for a special effects section in the Focal Encyclopedia of Photography. Includes things like Sabattier, matte-box, stroboscopic, kaleidoscopic, bas-relief, and many others.
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School of Photographic Arts and Sciences (CIAS)
Davidhazy, Andrew, "Special effects photography" (2006). The focal encyclopedia of photography - edited by Leslie Stroebel and Richard Zakia ; illustrated by Wes Morningstar. Boston : Focal Press., 3rd edition (), p. 735 - 742. Accessed from
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