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Old September 15th, 2005, 04:13 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Gemini1999
Peter -

Don't you just love Brian Johnson's "space scapes"? I really think that was one of the most stunning touches that he added to Space:1999. The one thing you can't argue about is some of the wonderful visual effects that made that show a one of a kind for it's time.

Lucas wanted Johnson to do Star Wars but I think he was still busy doing 1999. He got him for Empire though.

The space shots are really effective even today, the black of space is a deep black and the planets and starfields are very well constructed.
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