Ron Thornton on Creative Bloq

Posted on: 14 February, 2014

Ron Thornton was the visual effects designer on Babylon 5 in seasons 1-3. He has also worked on other popular TV shows and feature films including Start Trek, Starship Troopers, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Crazies and Spaceballs.

This interview on UK’s Future Publishing site Creative Bloq is a fascinating insight into how Ron and concept artist Steve Burg came up with some of the iconic designs in Babylon 5:

(As an aside, I didn’t know that Steve Burg also designed The Prometheus for Ridley Scott’s movie).


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