Archives for eye-candy

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!

 

 

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!

hi-tech eye exam shows jaw-dropping accuracy of webb telescope’s optics

James Webb Space Telescope

THE MOMENT  NASA engineer Ernie Wright examines 6 of the 18 segments of the James Webb Space Telescope’s primary mirror in preparation for a final round of testing at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama…  <read the full story here> @ <http://discovermagazine.com/>

Not sure about the whole eye-exam thing… but what an amazing photograph!!  You could write a whole screenplay around that shot!

paintings of an aging superhero’s senior moments

Just because you’re getting older and the spandex doesn’t quite fit like it used to doesn’t mean you hang up the tights and stop fighting crime… <read the full story and see more images here> @ <http://io9.com/>

Great idea, and some top level concept work.  Couldn’t not pass it along!

this abandoned tomb in belgium would be the perfect set for a horror movie

In the nineteenth century, this Belgian tomb built beneath a church was a fashionable place to bury your dead… <read full story and see more images here> @ <http://io9.com/>

Awesome location!  But why do all these pics look so illustrative??  Moss, moisture, lighting, camera filter??

 

a guide to recognising your trolls: concept art from the troll hunter

They’re big, they’re ugly and they smell like the inside of a vegetable drawer in a student flat, but how much do you really know about trolls? <read full story here> @ <http://www.bleedingcool.com/>

Been hearing a bunch about this film, missed it when it showed here at the Sydney film festival.  So I dug seeing some of these sketches.