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The Captain and Squad

The year is 20__ something something.
I stopped counting a while ago, and therefore not sure what day it is.
Humanity is virtually wiped out in a nuclear holocaust…  <see the webpage here>

Not sure how popular this is, but I like some of the art and really like the whole web-page set up he’s got going on.  I just tooled around a little bit, and quite like his vibe.  Seems like some people putting it together in their time.  Love the passion!  Gonna start following this captain and see what he gets up to!

 

skull nickels

Skull Nickels sculpture currency art anatomy

My friend Ben (previously) shot me a link to this article about carved coins called hobo nickels…  <see more pics and full story here> @ <http://thisiscolossal.com/>

I want some for father’s day!

 

dancing with the stuntman

Stunt Poetry from Rishi Kaneria on Vimeo.

The moves of Dante Ha are usually accompanied by explosions or music sure to get the heart racing in films such as The Dark Knight Rises and X-Men: First Class…  <see full story here> @ <http://holykaw.alltop.com/>

how i colour

How I DO IT, not an official guide of how it must be done. Colouring is some thing that is done differently for each individual and may differ according to colouring preference…  <see the high-rez version, and the artist profile here> @ <http://www.deviantart.com/>

Cool little info-graphic on how this artist deals with color.  Good on em’ for sharing the technique!

 

adorable action-hero drawings

Ivan Camelo

These drawings of Marvel and DC Superheros are too cute to pass up…  <read the full story and see all the images here> @ <http://www.trendhunter.com/>

Really great example of taking existing characters, taking their idiosyncrasies and transforming them into a different tone.  This is really good work by the artist!

cities 2

atelier olschinsky, founded in 2002 is a small creative studio based in Vienna, Austria. Peter Olschinsky and Verena Weiss are operating in various fields such as graphic design…  <see the whole project here> @ <http://www.behance.net/olschinsky>

Love this style… would be great in the right scenario for a movie poster.

sci-fi sneaker promotions

adidas vs tron

Adidas vs. Tron Fuses Two Pop Culture Phenomena Together… <read full story here> @ <http://www.trendhunter.com/>

Cool campaign!  Love the art!

 

 

american diplomatic memo outlined rules for yeti hunting in nepal

On December 10, 1959, Ernest Fisk of the American embassy in Kathmandu delineated the Nepalese government’s regulations on any mountaineer’s interactions with the yeti… <read the full post here> @ <http://io9.com/>

Nothing like good ol’ 50’s conspiracy…  Everyone loves sasquatch!

fashion illustration

Portfolio of Berto Martinez…  <see full portfolio here> @ <http://www.behance.net/>

Wow, there’s some great stuff there.  Always a lot of concept talent in Fashion!  Go check his work out!

ultra-realistic futurama replicas creep us the hell out

Sometimes we forget that the awesome animated series Futurama is a collection of lobster aliens and cyclops women… <see images and read full story here> @ <http://io9.com/>

Go check these out, there’s some really good sculpting/character work there.  Well done!