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(2 Customer Reviews)   |     Write Review 13 issues per year Doctor Who Magazine is the official BBC-licensed magazine devoted to the award winning television show. Catering for a mature, sophisticated readership, as well as appealing to younger fans of the show the magazine is consistently first with exclusives.

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Doctor Who Magazine  |  DWM Special 43 – Special Effects  


Special effects can transport audiences to alien planets, render familiar surroundings unrecognisable and bring terrifying monsters to life. Doctor Who has been at the forefront of such television trickery for more than 50 years. This richly illustrated publication celebrates the series’ greatest effects and meets the people who created them. From the trailblazers of the 1960s to the digital artists of today, here is the story of Doctor Who’s journeys into the impossible.
Doctor Who Magazine is the official BBC-licensed magazine devoted to the award winning television show. Catering for a mature, sophisticated readership, as well as appealing to younger fans of the show the magazine is consistently first with exclusives. From the first published interviews with stars like Matt Smith, Karen Gillian, David Tennant and Christopher Eccleston, to photoshoots with Kylie Minogue! Every issue is packed with features including an exclusive column by the showrunner, Steven Moffat, reviews of the episodes old and new, competitions for DVDs, CDs and books, the latest official news on upcoming episodes and a 12-page full colour comic strip in every issue.
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   This magazine is fantastic! Reviewed Tuesday, October 25, 2016
I have a subscription and honestly, I am very happy with it! Recommended!!
   A brilliant magazine and a must have for Doctor Who fans. Reviewed Monday, October 24, 2016 SUBSCRIBER
There is sometimes a problem with official magazines in that, perhaps, they are just a little bit biased. They can be far too desperate to sell the products, that we soon get used to the fact that the hotly-anticipated new release will get 10/10 - reading more like a fan love letter, or brochure, than a rational review.

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Below is a selection of articles in Doctor Who Magazine DWM Special 43 – Special Effects.

DOCTOR WHO SPECIAL EFFECTS In the final episode of Nigel Kneale’s groundbreaking serial The Quatermass Experiment (1953), a hideously mutated creature takes refuge in Westminster Abbey. With no means to depict ...
BUILD A ROCKET BOYS! By the 1980s BBC executives were citing the quality of Doctor Who’s once acclaimed effects as justification for its cancellation. How were those effects judged by contemporary audiences? And should th...
A Peculiar Effect on the BBC In 1954 Bernard Wilkie and Jack Kine founded the BBC’s Visual Effects Department. Between them they would work on such diverse programmes as Monty Python’s Flying Circus, The Sky at Night and, of cour...
TRADING STANDARDS Independent visual effects company The Trading Post made its first contribution to Doctor Who in 1963. In 2013 the company was still around to help celebrate the programme’s 50th anniversary. In the e...
MINIATURE Effects Until the advent of computer-generated images, the filming of miniatures was probably the best-known aspect of the visual effects craft. The public has always enjoyed seeing highly detailed miniatures...
COSTUME DRAMAS Peter Day, one of Doctor Who’s most prolific visual effects designers, recalls highlights of his work in extracts from interviews conducted in 1998 and 2014. Joining the BBC’s Visual Effects Departmen...
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Doctor Who Magazine   |   DWM Special 43 – Special Effects   


Special effects can transport audiences to alien planets, render familiar surroundings unrecognisable and bring terrifying monsters to life. Doctor Who has been at the forefront of such television trickery for more than 50 years. This richly illustrated publication celebrates the series’ greatest effects and meets the people who created them. From the trailblazers of the 1960s to the digital artists of today, here is the story of Doctor Who’s journeys into the impossible.
As a subscriber you'll receive the following benefits:

  A discount off the RRP of your magazine
  Your magazine delivered to your door each month
  You'll never miss an issue
  You’re protected from price rises that may happen later in the year
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You'll receive 13 issues during a 1 year Doctor Who Magazine magazine print subscription.
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