View Single Post
Old August 20 2013, 12:34 AM   #23
Green Shirt
Commodore
 
Green Shirt's Avatar
 
Location: 21133
Re: The Doomsday Machine Revealed

EnsignHarper wrote: View Post
Richard Baker wrote: View Post
Very well done- I love to find out how things happen in the creation of a show, not just the result.
The one panning shot of the more mechanical version of the Doomsday machine intrigues me- was it the actual original sketch they could not afford or new art based on the description of what they intended? I like it so much better than the aluminum bugle snack we saw onscreen...
With Trek...it was ALWAYS about the $$$
Too bad the CBS effects reimagining team was either unaware of what the DDM was intended to look like, or didn't care to change its appearance significantly, or simply couldn't render it as described for much the same reason --$$$$.
__________________
Its not easy being green.
Green Shirt is online now   Reply With Quote