There are plenty of history behind movie posters and movie poster collecting. Jules Chéret, which created 2 film poster in the 1890s, was given credit for the creation of the first film poster artist. At the end of the first decade of 1900, a great source of public entertainment had become movies. During this time, the movie poster would a default size of a sheet measuring 27 x 41 "be called.
The names of the actors on the posters appeared in the early days the studios like, because it meant players pay less money. It was that film studios realized that movie stars as much as the film itself were an attraction, the movie-goers in this early period in the history of film, however. Thus, the movie star born, and film began poster actors name next to the title of the film presents.
By the 1920s, the golden age of silent films, film poster was artistic and spectacular, with accomplished artist to paint portraits of the stars for posters of film studios. By the late 1920s film developed images sharper poster due to a new printing process by Morgan Litho company.
In the 1930s was also known in the film industry as "the golden age of movies", a different kind of movie poster created, the half sheet. Important films get sometimes more than two styles. However due to the depression, many film will cheaper materials, incurred a loss of quality in the film poster.
The beginning of the second war 1941 saw many of fend off of war movie stars and war was the major theme of films at this time. The film industry advertising costs and cheaper paper for posters due paper shortage during the war.
By the 1970s film uses poster photography, occasionally with drawing and painting styles. Film poster at the time were printed on a clay-coated paper, which gave them a noble shine. Star Wars and Star Trek posters were the most popular posters of the time and are collected by many today.
Was invented in the 1980s at the age of the special-effects blockbuster that was mini sheets and video stores popular, so the video library created posters. Today, ServInt poster film are produced in series and sold in many stores or are just a mouse click away on the Internet.There various types of film are poster. Due to their rarity, the avid movie poster collector has focused on film posters or theatre arts. These are the posters, which are delivered and displayed by the cinema and then discarded. A different kind of movie poster is the commercial poster produced for direct sale to the public in series. Video posters are distributed to video rental shops for promotional materials. Cable and TV posters are used as promotional material for TV stations for their programming. Such as theatre arts, video poster and cable and TV posters are not produced for the public. Although not as valuable as theatre arts, these kinds of posters are still popular among collectors. Special offer posters promote a movie with a product. Finally, there are anniversary issues, limited editions and special versions that are released in limited quantities and have been on the rise with theater art collector. Other types of film include poster provided posters, to promote a film about the film release. The prize poster indicates that a film won an Academy Award. The combo box poster, two movies instead of just one. The popular double-sided poster, which reversed on both sides with the images on one side of the poster art. There are posters featurette highlighting short films or cartoons, check posters for when a film is a good review, serial posters for movie poster is serials and special distribution.
Came with the popularity of movie poster is the need to create different sizes of poster. The first and most common poster is a piece that usually 27 x 41 "is. The u-Bahn, also known as the two sheets is larger, but not exactly twice as large as a hand. The 3 sheet is three times the size of the measurement in 41 "x 81" a leaf. The 6 leaf is six times the size of the arc measurement of 81 x 81 ". It is also a 12 sheets about twelve times the size of a leaf, and the huge size 24 sheet measurement 246 "X 108". Other sizes are the mini sheet, which is usually much smaller than a sheet and comes in a variety of sizes, and it has issued for cartoons or other shorts.
As with all collectibles, is condition a large factor, if one value to place on posters. A movie poster by demand value, rarity and condition. Poster collectors use that same degree system of comic book collector uses: Mint (perfect), located near Mint, excellent, good, fair and poor.
For those, the serious film posters want to collectors, you must be some things about your film taking care poster art know.
Tips to the the collectable total value of the film poster keep
Change the appearance of the poster. Do not fold, bend, tear, or holes in it even, you hang punch it on your wall.
Never make a movie poster in direct sunlight. UV light can be also harmful.
Write to your poster, even on the back. Counters on the back you see sometimes on the other side, value to take away the poster.
How to repair band never on the front of the poster even to tears. If you use volume, use treating free band available from an art supply shop, and place the tape on the back. Bringing you it will be restored for expensive movie information to a professional. Posters can be restored the same way, the rare comic books are professionally restored.
Shipping envelopes use posters Dick poster tubes or bladder.
For long time storage frame, or place the posters in a plastic bag or tube, and keep them in a cool dry climate.
When designing a poster to mount you, not dry and acid free use one secure Board.
Now that you a little more collect posters and movie poster of film know, go ahead, collect!
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