The Art of Toy Story 3

The Art of Toy Story 3

by Charles Solomon
     
 

DisneyPixar's next leap forward will take viewers back to the story that started it all. This summer, Woody, Buzz, Jessie, Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head, Rex, Slinky Dog, and Hammalongside a surprising cast of new toysreturn to the big screen in Toy Story 3, a comical new adventure in Disney Digital 3D. In The Art of Toy Story 3 internationally renowned animation

Overview

DisneyPixar's next leap forward will take viewers back to the story that started it all. This summer, Woody, Buzz, Jessie, Mr. and Mrs. Potato Head, Rex, Slinky Dog, and Hammalongside a surprising cast of new toysreturn to the big screen in Toy Story 3, a comical new adventure in Disney Digital 3D. In The Art of Toy Story 3 internationally renowned animation historian Charles Solomon takes readers through the technical challenges, triumphs, and emotional hurdles that faced the Pixar team as they developed the toys' new adventure. The Art of Toy Story 3 includes an extended introduction showcasing the story and visual development behind the first two films, as well as a gallery of over 250 pieces of concept art. Featuring storyboards, character studies, color keys, reference photos, environment art, and a special gatefold of Toy Story 3 color scripts by art director Daisuke Tsutsumi, this deluxe volume provides a memorable narrative of the entire Toy Story trilogy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811874342
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
05/26/2010
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 11.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Charles Solomon, internationally known animation historian and critic, has written for magazines and newspapers worldwide, from the New York Times to Rolling Stone. He is the author of several books, including Enchanted Drawings: The History of Animation, which was the first film book to be nominated for a National Book Critic's Circle Award. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

John Lasseter is a two-time Academy Award®-winning director and the chief creative officer at Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios.

Lee Unkrich joined Pixar in 1994, and has since edited and co-directed several films, including Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc., and Finding Nemo. He is the director of Toy Story 3.

Darla K. Anderson joined Pixar Animation Studios in 1993, producing such acclaimed films as A Bug's Life and Monsters, Inc. Anderson produced the Golden Globe-winning feature Cars, as well as Toy Story 3.

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