Publicity photo, “The Tholian Web”William Ware Theiss designed the silver lamé environmental suits featured in this episode. They featured a fabric helmet with screen mesh visor that made it easier to shoot the actor’s faces while allowing them to breathe. Unfortunately, they did not include a zipper and the suits had to be removed in their entirety if Nimoy, Kelley or Shatner wanted to go to the restroom.

Publicity photo, “The Tholian Web”

William Ware Theiss designed the silver lamé environmental suits featured in this episode. They featured a fabric helmet with screen mesh visor that made it easier to shoot the actor’s faces while allowing them to breathe. Unfortunately, they did not include a zipper and the suits had to be removed in their entirety if Nimoy, Kelley or Shatner wanted to go to the restroom.