Creating special effects with fishing line is pretty difficult, but having a dedicated box with everything you’ll need inside will make it a little easier.
Fishing line is an excellent tool to help you create some awesome, gravity-defying special effects, like books flying off shelves or capes flapping perfectly in the wind. In fact, if you do a lot of gags or effects in your work, chances are you know all too well its importance—and requirements. If not, you’ll certainly benefit from a little how-to session with Jay P. Morgan of The Slanted Lens, who not only explains how to use fishing line to pull off different gags, but also makes a list of all of the items he keeps in a special kit dedicated to fishing line SFX. Check it out below: