It’s a sad but true fact of the visual effects business that some wonderful designs are lost forever in the rush from one project to the next. Especially on TV shows that didn’t air a full season, some amazing vehicle designs were put on a shelf and promptly lost to the ages.
Such was the fate of many ships seen in tantalizing glimpses on Firefly. Luckily, we don’t know the meaning of the word “insouciance” (no, really, what does it mean?). We do, however, know the meaning of the word “surrender”. We’re just, you know, not really inclined to do it. Read the rest of this entry »