RIP Syd Mead

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Raxivace
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RIP Syd Mead

Postby Raxivace » Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:20 pm

https://boingboing.net/2019/12/30/syd-mead-1933-2019.html

I'm pretty bummed about this. The dude was super visually imaginative, known for the iconic look of movies like Blade Runner, Tron, and Aliens to more obscure work like mechanical designs in the anime Turn-A Gundam of all things.

RIP.
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Re: RIP Syd Mead   Reply #1

Postby Eva Yojimbo » Sun Jan 05, 2020 7:15 am

RIP

I'd heard the name but had forgotten exactly who he was until I read your post and that link.
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