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In Retrospect Book Trailer

A project in Salem, NY by Ellen Larson

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A book trailer and other graphics by concept artist Mike Sissons for the SF murder mystery IN RETROSPECT (Nov 2013) by Ellen Larson.
Backers: 25
Average Pledge Per Backer: $121

Funded: $3,025 of $3,000
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 12th (31 days)
Project By: Ellen Larson
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Latest News

All's Well that Ends Well

April 11th - via:
So here we are on the last day of the Kickstarter Campaign. It's been a sheer delight from first to last, and has led to many unexpected new friends and opportunities. Thank you all so very much for your pledges. I think on the final day of the... (Read More)

Final Week: All's Well that Ends Well!

April 5th - via:
So the verdict is in: we made our goal this past week, so anything that comes in during this final week is a bonus. Thanks to all of you who have been soooo generous! Lots has been happening behind the scenes. A nice side effect of my promotional... (Read More)

Olympics Announcer to do Voiceover for IR Book Trailer

March 29th - via:
Big news today! I'm pretty much floored to announce that Trish Bertram, renowned English voice artist, has most generously agreed to do the voiceover for the In Retropect book Trailer. Ms. Bertram has been a staple of British radio for over twenty... (Read More)

How I got the London Olympics Stadium Announcer to do the Voiceover for my Book Trailer

Trish Bertram, stadium announcer for the Final Ceremonies of the 2012 London Olympics and for theParalympics, will be doing the small voiceover in the book trailer for IN RETROSPECT, an upcoming science-fiction murder mystery by Ellen Larson (Nov 2013, Five Star/Gale Cengage). (Read More)

First 20 Seconds - Near Final Video!

March 26th - via:
The title says it all. I can only add, Wow! Mike's been working overtime and I am so amazed and happy. Thank you, my friend! Other big news--we've lined up a voiceover artist for the book trailer, and it's someone pretty exciting. Hint: You probably... (Read More)

Lord of the Rings Strikes Back - New Artwork

March 19th - via:
Three pix from the trailer! 1. Mike's  painting for the Great Hall of the Priory "In a silence broken only by the echo of their footfalls on the stone floor, the Site Team followed the Steward down a high-ceilinged hall. Red sunlight filtered... (Read More)

Live Action in a 2D Illustration

March 17th - via:
I have to post this because it's one of my favorite things Mike created while he was tossing around ideas. Here is Eric, Merit's former lover and present Rasakan foe, and one of the Retrospection team in the Vessel Control Center. Plus Mike's voice... (Read More)

Mike Builds the Conservatory and then Blows it Up

March 16th - via:
The Conservatory features in the book as a ruin, having been blown up on the war that saw the Okucha City State occupied by the Rasakans. The ruins represent the destruction of Merit's moral and emotional compass. Though she rose to be an elite... (Read More)

First Batch of Stills from the Trailer

March 13th - via:
Just got a few stills from the trailer from Mike from the first three "scenes". I hear he's enjoying creating the Conservatory and then blowing it up. I'm thinking later on, when we get a bunch, I'll run a poll to see which ones I should use for the... (Read More)

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