Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Enjoy This Ralph McQuarrie and Joe Johnston Yoda Concept Art You Will

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 - by Maurice Mitchell 4

Yoda from Star Wars: The Empire Strike Back is one of the greatest on-screen characters ever made. The man that created the distinctive looks for the film is Ralph McQuarrie (Star Wars, Cocoon, Battlestar Galactica).

One thing that is sometimes missed is that he worked along with Joe Johnston (now a director) on the films. Unfortunately, some of Johnston's work is incorrectly credited as McQuarrie's.

Here's a list of great concept art from the film and the proper credits.

Ralph McQuarrie






Joe Johnston



See more of Ralph McQuarrie's portfolio at RalphMcQuarrie.com.

What do you think of the illustrations? Which design do you think is the best?

About the Author

Maurice Mitchell
Lover of science fiction and art.

4 comments:

  1. These are all great! No favorites from me!

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    1. They are all good. It's hard to choose. I'm glad they didn't make him purple though.

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  2. Jeremy, Ralph will always be the master.

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