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Here you can find my own personal photoblog as an instagram replacement. Content will range from works-in-progress and equipment, to destination tourism and foodie-fun. 

Cyclops

Cyclops

I continue to work on transposing my traditional skills and styles to the digital realm. Most of my portraits rely on a process of vector-based linework and bitmap painting using programs like Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter, and some others.  Within...

Harley Quinn

Harley Quinn

A portrait of Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn in this alternative movie poster for her performance. Oone of the few breakouts in the DC cinematic universe has been Margot Robbie's portrayal of Harley Quinn.  Despite some of the missteps of the latest incarnations of...

Boba Fett

Boba Fett

Third illustration in a series of experimentation using custom brushes within Adobe Illustrator. This one is a tile-based reference to all things Mandalorian from the Star Wars Universe of stories. The use of custom brushes as strokes for the line work in the...

Darth Vader

Darth Vader

I have been working in Adobe Illustrator for a lot more of my recent work. Typically, I will block out most of the illustration in Illustrator and then move to a bitmap program to do much of the detail work.  Recently, however, I have been focused on creating...

Captain Jack

Captain Jack

I grew up in an golden age of illustration with contemporary idols like Frank Frazetta, John Buscema, and Keith Haring. However, as I attended university, I discovered more historic American illustrators to admire with N.C. Wyeth high on that list of gifted painters...

Joker, revisited

Joker, revisited

I watched Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight recently and was again captivated by Heath Ledger's performance as The Joker. His total committment to the role was evident in every scene - and not that he stole the scene, but merely inhabited them as a reality he shared...

Revenge of the Fifth, 2021

Revenge of the Fifth, 2021

To celebrate Star Wars Sith Day, Revenge of the Fifth, I have a companion piece to yesteday's Princess Leia portrait; a gold-leafed portrait of Adam Driver as Kylo Ren (Ben Solo).  This was one of the early pieces I created using gold leaf and is markedly smaller than...

May The Fourth, 2021

May The Fourth, 2021

May The Fourth be with you! To celebrate this year's Star Wars Day, I have been working on a portrait, icon really, of Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia Organa (Skywalker) to commemorate this year's #MayTheFourth.The portrait I began painting earlier this year and have...

Happy Alien Day 2021

Happy Alien Day 2021

Let's celebrate Alien Day with the latest round of rejections for an upcoming project. Printed in Blood is producing a new art book to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the release of Aliens.   Since this is one of my favorite franchises, I submitted several new...

Earth Day 2021

Earth Day 2021

The celebration of Earth Day is always a special time for me, as it is also the anniversary of the opening of Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park at The Walt Disney World Resort; a park where I played a small part in the opening day festivities.At the time, I was a...

John Carpenter’s Halloween

John Carpenter’s Halloween

Printed in Blood makes some great artbooks filled with visions of illustrations by artists from all over the world. They are currently finalizing the next project, John Carpenter's Halloween to be released later in 2021, and this is one of my illustrations that was...

Tiny Planets

Tiny Planets

Back in 2011, when I began writing The Elements of Magic, I wanted to include as much immersive material in the iBook as possible and at the same time I was just beginning to create panoramic imagery. As I explored the method of creating these sweeping vistas, I also...

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