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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 1 Excelsior Class Nacelles
10-06-2011, 06:27 AM
prepare for nerd topic:


one more time...
that blue glow on the nacelles!

original 1701-B concept art from John Eaves (just released on his blog):
http://johneaves.files.wordpress.com...erprise-bb.jpg

studio model Excelsior: http://en.memory-alpha.org/wiki/File...icity_shot.jpg

studio model Excelsior Refit: http://en.memory-alpha.org/wiki/File..._Christies.jpg


i am still sure that the top part is supposed to glow,
not the middle part, and that someone at the Visual FX department on DS9 screwed up putting the glow in the center... and then they just kept using that cgi model.

http://en.memory-alpha.org/wiki/File..._Cardassia.jpg