Posts by tag: Star Trek

Star Trek Live Auction… Style in the Stars: Redesigning the Starfleet

The Star Trek crew uniform is an iconic piece of the franchise. Since the original series, the primary colored tunic/black pant combination has been one of the most culturally identifiable images, and was translated and updated for the latest films…

Star Trek Live Auction… The Danger Beyond: Navigating Klingon Space

Throughout Star Trek’s 50 years of existence, the Klingons have remained one of the most dangerous and problematic species in Starfleet’s orbit. Naturally, the Klingons return in the new films and remain in brutal opposition to the Starfleet mission…

Star Trek Live Auction… The Final Frontier: Uniforms and Props From the USS Enterprise

Debuting in 1966, Star Trek unleashed a pop-culture phenomenon that would permanently keep a residence in the consciousness and hearts of science fiction fans. With Star Trek’s popularity, Starfleet’s Captain William T. Kirk, Lieutenant Nyota Uhura, Dr. Leonard ‘Bones’ McCoy, and the ever-so-logical Mr. Spock quickly catapulted from television series characters to beloved icons.

Star Trek Live Auction… Andy Siegel: Starfleet’s Prop Master

Working as the Prop Master for a major motion picture is a tough job, even when the pieces you’re creating aren’t already iconic. When industry veteran Andy Siegel landed the job for Star Trek Into Darkness, he was not only taking on a sequel to a successful film, but a legacy of props and design that’s now over 50 years in the making. Thankfully, Andy was nice enough to visit memory lane with us and share a bit about what it was like to help equip the Starship Enterprise….

Prop Store Live Auction 2017 Presents… Movie Artwork

Welcome to the week three of our Preview Blogs for the upcoming Prop Store 2017 Live Auction.  Today’s theme is Movie Artwork. From conceptual sketches to full paintings, let’s take a look at some of our favourite pieces coming up in this year’s auction…

Prop Store’s presents… Trekking Off the Page

Our blog coverage of the Star Wars & Star Trek Blueprint Auction is back and, as promised, we are sticking to a galaxy a little closer to home this time and exploring some of the great Star Trek lots in the sale…

Prop Store Live Auction 2016 Presents… Star Trek

Welcome to this week’s preview to our Prop Store Live Auction on 27th September 2016. will be focusing on one of the most beloved ‘space’ series – Star Trek

The Prop Store Collection Presents… Spock’s Spacesuit

Welcome to our continuing series of collections blogs as Prop Store’s team digs into the archives and unearths some amazing items. We talk about the film, explore the history of the prop or costume and explain why we love it so much. This time? A suit belonging to one of the most beloved characters in sci-fi during a quick jaunt outside…

Celebrate Miniatures and Puppets with Prop Store!

Long before digital technology took on the lion’s share of effects work, miniatures and models ruled the roost. Some teams are still working with them, so we thought we’d take a look at some vehicles and other creations from both the past and present of movies