Continuing Mission 24: It's All About the Lighting / by Trek fm

Star Trek: Horizon Virtual Set Design and Video Production.

On a previous show we talked with Star Trek: Horizon creator Tommy Kraft in broad terms about shooting and processing video, working with green screens, and creating visual effects. In this epsiode of Continuing Mission we're joined once again by Tommy to talk about how these techniques apply to creating an actual Star Trek film, including building virtual sets on the NX-04 Discovery, integrating the Discovery crew with these environments, and the importance of sound design and capture in making the visuals believable.

Running Time: 58 minutes 36 seconds


Christopher Jones


Tommy Kraft

Editor and Producer

Christopher Jones

Associate Producer

Michael Frisbee


Reasons for Going Virtual (1:47)
Build the NX-04 Virtual Sets (7:17)
Integrating Actors Into Virtual Sets (20:23)
Sound Design and Capture (34:21)
The Single Biggest Challenge (40:42)
Horizon Production Update (44:55)
Closing (46:51)

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