Isidore Koliavras’ 3D Comic Book Art

Isidore Koliavras is a Greek character design guru, whose forte is creating 3D images of comic book superheroes that could almost be alive. He creates the storied pictures with specialized CGI software optimized for human modeling. His comic book superheroes, ...
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A Brief History of Illustration

As the world becomes increasingly more digital and photography makes up the majority of print, the field of illustration is becoming highly competitive and the creativity in the field is climbing to new heights. Editorial illustrator Yuko Shimizu’s motto is, ...
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Remixed Antique Portraits Become Superheros

Nothing could warm the heart of a vintage comic book geek more than these sensational new artworks by Alex Gross. Taking antique photographs called Cabinet cards from the 1870s to 1920s, he hand-painted each one to look like comic heros, ...

A Breast Cancer PSA From Comic Superheroines

The threat of cancer is very real these days, and it seems like almost everyone either knows someone who has been affected by breast cancer, or has even been affected themselves. Every year thousands of women lose their battle against ...
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Reality With A Layer Of Dreams

Melding technology and inspiration with clever commentary, Swedish artist and advertising entrepreneur John Thornqvist draws and paints digitally to create fun, quirky scenes within an already existing environment.

Hero or Villain? A Quick-Start Guide

Ok VisualNews readers, what kind of comic book character are you? Are you the secretive hero hiding behind horn rimmed glasses or are you more the volcano dwelling, laser beam toting type? Once you have this very important decision made ...