SPECIAL EFFECTS PLACE IN PRODUCTION TODAY
In this ever evolving world of cinema many production companies think that they can save some money by not having a full time Special Effects Department. A lot of line producers think they are saving money. But the truth is that Special Effects is the maintenance and trouble shooting Department too. Saving thousands of dollars time in repairs for other departments. Grip, Camera and Props, are always utilizing the services of Effects to expedite quick repair on the set. Without this department equipment must be sent out for repair or modification. Wasting thousands in time and costs to production. Dear Producers instead of the illusion that your saving money by not having an Effects Department. Realize the savings by having your Special Effects Department. Not only will you get great effects but you’ll get on set maintenance, fabrication and repairs for all the departments of your production. Practical Effects is still much cheaper than Visual Effects and looks real not cartoon like but that is subject for an other article.