Bond By Design: The Art of the James Bond Films

Bond By Design: The Art of the James Bond Films (www.dk.com)

Bond By Design: The Art of the James Bond Films (www.dk.com)

DK will be releasing a new book on 1 October 2015, looking at the behind-the-scenes art and design of all the Bond movies including the latest release SPECTRE. Titled Bond By Design: The Art of the James Bond Films (ISBN: 9780241185995), the book will measure 252mm x 340mm and have 320 pages.

Bond By Design gives an exclusive tour through EON Productions’ James Bond archives – a treasure trove of set, storyboard, vehicle, gadget and costume designs, many of which have never been published before.

Accessing EON Productions’ vast archive of more than 50 years of art and design, featuring the work of legendary Bond film designers such as Ken Adam, Peter Lamont and Syd Cain. The book provides a unique, spectacular and fascinating insight into the longest-running film franchise of all time. Reveals the craft behind the creation of famous sets, such as Stromberg’s Atlantis base in The Spy Who Loved Me and Drax’s shuttle launch site in Moonraker, as well as technical drawings of Bond’s gadget-laden Aston Martin DB5. Includes two exclusive, full-colour prints of Bond film designs.

UPDATE: (October 2015)

Bond by Design is now available to order in South Africa from http://www.takealot.com/bond-by-design/PLID38662928

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